River Plantation Campground Review

Near the end of October we took a family camping trip to River Plantation RV Resort.  I’d love to share some photos from our weekend with all of you!  Here are some details about the campground: Website: http://rvcoutdoors.com/river-plantation/ Address: 1004 Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862 Type of accommodations: Limited small and large cabins.  RV sites with 30/50 amp…

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Eagle’s Nest Campground Review | Pigeon Forge, TN

Though we’ve had a wet fall season so far, October is still without a doubt the best month to camp!  Earlier this month we spent a couple of nights at Eagle’s Nest Campground in Pigeon Forge and I’d love to share our weekend with all of you! Eagle’s Nest Campground Details: Address: 1111 Wears Valley Road…

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2015 GreekFest in Knoxville, Tennessee

It’s almost time to say goodbye to September, and that means that it’s time for one of our favorite local food events – Greek Fest!  This was our third time attending the festival (see my blog posts from the 2012 and 2013 fests).  Last year we missed out because I was about a thousand months pregnant…

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Photo Tour of The Tennessee Valley Fair 2015

September in Knoxville means it’s time for the annual Tennessee Valley Fair!  We set aside a Sunday to spend some family time at the fair and we couldn’t have picked a more gorgeous day with temperatures in the low 70’s, sapphire blue skies and big puffy clouds.  Let me take you on a photo tour…

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Adventure Bound Campground Review | First Camping Trip!

Our first weekend in the camper was a great success and I’m here to share all of the details about our time together as well as details about the campground that will, hopefully, serve as a helpful guide if you are planning your own camping trip in the Smoky Mountains.  Up until recently, Adventure Bound…

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Coconut Delight Breakfast at Seaside Bar and Grill

Seaside Bar & Grill Review | Waikiki, Hawaii

While vacationing in Hawaii we never fully adjusted to the 6-hour time difference.  Because of that, we started our days around 4AM and by the time our bodies told us that it was lunch time, the clock told us that it was still breakfast time.  Jasper was deep into his first nap of the day…

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Stocking the Camper On a Budget | Shopping Haul

Before we could take our new camper  out for its maiden voyage we had to stock it with goodies ‘n supplies.  We wanted to load it up with items that would stay in there all the time so that packing for a trip would require little more than adding our food and clothes and hitting the road.  I’m…

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Things To Do at Dole Plantation | Trip Report

As the second most-visited tourist attraction in the state of Hawaii, the Dole Plantation attracts scads of people every single day.  We set aside a morning to visit this Hawaii staple and enjoyed a day of absolutely gorgeous weather.  The plantation is located near Wahiawa in the central part of the island of Oahu.  This section of…

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Holy Crap, We Bought an RV! Camper Tour

Growing up, I was a glamper. What’s a glamper, you ask?  It’s someone who enjoys every part of camping except the unpleasant bits.  Things like dirty bathrooms or no bathrooms, hard tent floors, hot or freezing cold temperatures, and having to unpack and re-pack your entire car every time you want a meal or risk attracting every bear within…

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