Doughnut Wars

A yummy review of the 2 best donut shops in Asheville, NC. Plus, we celebrate 1K followers on Instagram!

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A Day in Deep Creek

So you’ve unpacked your camp in the Great Smoky Mountains and want to do a little adventuring in the area.  Deep Creek and its nearby town center, Bryson City, provide a great opportunity to enjoy some simple moments. Many visit the area to ride on the famous Great Smoky Mountain Railroad.  With steam and diesel…

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Great Smoky Glamping

For the past 23 years, aunts, uncles, cousins, cousin’s children, grandparents and family friends from my maternal side have camped each and every summer in The Great Smoky Mountains…in the same place, Deep Creek Campground to be exact.  My camping experience there has grown from sleeping in my parent’s tent with my crummy sleeping bag…

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The Far Side of Haywood

Mid summer, week end, West Asheville…I’m there.  Haywood Road, in particular, is the perfect place to get your weekend wander on, as a unique assortment of eats, drinks, shops, and entertainment await you.  This Saturday, I wandered with a mission…a foodie mission, but a mission nonetheless.  Our journey took us to the once less-visited east…

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