Ahhhh Atlanta, also known as the Hollywood of the South. I love visiting Atlanta because there is an abundance of things to do and I’ve always had friends to visit who live there. My son and I have visited the MLK memorial, the amazing whale sharks at the Georgia Aquarium, and we’ve done the Snow Mountain winter wonderland at Stone Mountain. What you may not know is that Atlanta is a hop skip and a jump away from some pretty sweet places to get your nature on. (See past post about Chattahoochee tubing and Anna Ruby Falls.) In fact, there are at least 8 Georgia state parks within an hour to hour and a half driving distance. Read More »
Glamping & Camping
Glamping adventures and luxurious camping holidays are so fetch right now! It’s the way divas like us were meant to experience the great outdoors.
My first ever glamping adventure trip happened completely by accident. It was meant to be another normal camping trip but it wouldn’t be me if it were normal now would it? I wanted to stay in a cabin this time around because my boyfriend wouldn’t be making the trip. I’ve only been camping once. Last spring the family roughed it — tent, sleeping bags, braving the elements, bugs, cooking outside; we did all of it. While we had an amazing time and it was a beautiful setting in nature, it was definitely against all of my inner diva instincts. Since that trip, I’ve been dying to go camping again and I decided to plan a camping excursion for my son and I before the new school year started. It would be a great chance for mom and son bonding before he started his next adventure of beginning high school. Who knew finding this yurt would be one of our most epic adventures! I hear you. What the heck is a yurt? Go On…Keep Reading!
Picture it…Florida….Spring Break….March of 2013. We were eager, excited, and downright ecstatic about our very first camping trip. We were also novices, naïve, and never expected what happened on this trip. It was challenging but very memorable and whole lot of fun. Most things didn’t really go according to plan so this trip goes down as one of the best misadventures we have ever survived. Continue Reading…!