In the mood for a dip? Check out these beautiful hikes with swimming holes!

In the mood for a dip? Check out these beautiful hikes with swimming holes!           The beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains attracts thousands of people a year to hike our majestic ranges, enchanting balds and picturesque hillsides. … Continue reading

Check out these unique events for this 4th of July!

Check out these unique events for this 4th of July!   I just love this time of year because there is so much to celebrate and the weather here in the Blue Ridge Mountains is usually perfect for the festivities. … Continue reading

Fun Folk Remedies For Poison Ivy

Fun folk remedies for poison ivy     Have you ever cut yourself on bramble walking through the woods? How about grazed your ankles of some poison ivy? Or fallen down and scraped your knee? These little accidents happen to … Continue reading

Memorial Day weekend- check out these 5 great ways to celebrate around Asheville

Memorial Day weekend- check out these 5 great ways to celebrate around Asheville   Memorial Day weekend is often viewed as a holiday to just grab some beers and hang out with friends for the weekend but Pack Square in … Continue reading

You can’t miss the synchronized firefly show this June!

   There is a special place nestled within the edge of the Smokey Mountains where nature puts on its own kind of Fourth of July fireworks show, only this jaw-dropping spectacle happens every year in the first week of June, … Continue reading

Chihuly at the Biltmore- One of the most anticipated events of the year!

Chihuly at the Biltmore is set to be a moving and memorable experience for all who are wise enough to partake. It is a unique presentation of the artistic expression of Dale Chihuly, an internationally renowned sculptor with works displayed … Continue reading

Take a stroll at the Wildflower Pilgrimage

  The Wildflower Pilgrimage is an annual event celebrating the beauty and mystery of nature through fun and interactive educational outreach programs. It received its endorsement from the Great Smokey Mountain National Park (GSMNP) in 1951 and thus became one … Continue reading

Expert tip prevention tips for all you nature lovers

    There’s no doubt about it, ticks are creepy. Like, really really creepy. Our unseasonably warm weather for February makes it likely that tick season will be here sooner than later and has the potential to be very aggressive. … Continue reading