If you like old fashioned fun in an old-fashioned place that is like stepping back in time where people are friendly, smiles are easy, and fun is free, then you’ve got to come to Bell Buckle Tennessee for its annual RC Cola – MoonPie Festival! This wacky festival has been ...
June 4, 2018Carol
Need an economical Mother’s Day gift? Here’s a fun way to appreciate Mom and celebrate her special day. Take a day trip to Byrdstown, Tennessee and see a play for just twelve bucks ($12.00 dollars), then take her downtown to the casual Dixie Café for dinner. The Arsenic and Old Lace ...
May 9, 2018Carol
All over the United States locavors (one committed to eating food grown or produced locally) are embracing local food production in an exciting new way. Called an “agrihood” (a blend of neighborhood and agriculture), this new type of neighborhood serves up farm-to-table living, often using organic growth techniques with minimal ...
April 16, 2018Carol
Knoxville Tennessee is a special city and April 21st, 2018 will be a special Saturday. The most talented student and professional artists will once again turn the city sidewalks into colorful canvases during one of Knoxville’s favorite events. The Dogwood Arts ChalkWalk is held within the heart of downtown in Market ...
March 30, 2018Carol
Each year historic Granville Tennessee selects a theme that exemplifies a period in United States history. For this year (2018) “Strolling Through the 1950s: Let the Good Times Roll” has been selected. Unofficial opening on March 7th with events planned all year, the official Grand Opening is on Saturday, April 14th ...
March 19, 2018Carol
Want to do something special for your honey on Valentine’s Day? All Eight Upper Cumberland Wineries will be offering enticing dessert delights and wine parings throughout the week-end before Valentine’s Day. Beginning Friday, February 10th (10am to 6pm), through Saturday, February 11th (10am to 6pm) and Sunday, February ...
January 21, 2018Carol
Special Olympics of Greater Memphis will have their 12th annual Polar Bear Plunge and Chili Cook Off Saturday, February 3rd. Raise some money, taste some awesome chili, and take the Polar Bear Plunge - if you dare. The 2018 Bluff City Fire and Ice & Chili Cook Off is an ...
January 14, 2018Carol
Since we are about to begin Thanksgiving week, I thought I would appeal to you “foodies” and share some of the best crowd-pleasing food-feast recipes I have kept in my little secret vault. No, I am not going to tell you how to cook the turkey, everyone already has a ...
November 17, 2017Carol
Looking for something to do on a first date? Or maybe you just want to spend a Saturday doing something a little different? Nashville has so much to offer, I thought it best to set some select criteria before I begin. First, I wanted to do something that isn’t too ...
October 29, 2017Carol
As a country girl of German heritage born and raised in Wisconsin, I feel I have an inbred appreciation for well brewed on-tap beer. This past year Cookeville, TN opened three new microbreweries much to the local community and my personal delight. Each provides their own unique offerings, and together ...
September 2, 2017Carol