First Day of Summer at Roan Mountain

First Day of Summer at Roan Mountain Welcoming Summer By Climbing Our Favorite Mountain Summer is officially here! We always welcome Summer in by getting out and this year was no different. T’s favorite place to hike is Roan Mountain. He loves the lower trails but climbing to the Balds offers a sense of peace […]

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Hilton Head Island Family Vacation

Hilton Head Island Family Vacation Why Hilton Head Makes For The Best Family Vacation Hilton Head Island in South Carolina has a certain something magical about it that we have encountered nowhere else. Our Hilton Head Island Family Vacation was set in Sea Pines Resort. Located in the southern part of Hilton Head and offering […]

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Homeschool Days at Rocky Mount

Homeschool Days at Rocky Mount Travel back in time to 1791 and spend some time with the Cobb Family. Today T and I visited Rocky Mount in Piney Flats, Tennessee to experience Homeschool Days. They offer many classes but he was most interested in the Blacksmith Class and I was most interested in the Candle […]

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Our Roan Mountain Getaway to Fish Camp

Our Roan Mountain Getaway Vacationing in Roan Mountain at Fish Camp Mr. Wonderful and I just returned from three days tucked away in the beauty that is Roan Mountain. We rented the most charming little cabin to celebrate our anniversary. The atmosphere up there was so tranquil that we soon found ourselves unwilling to leave […]

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Sycamore Shoals Walking Trail

Sycamore Shoals Walking Trail Sycamore Shoals in Elizabethton, Tennessee Our walk at Sycamore Shoals State Park in Elizabethton was not planned. It’s so close to home that it has become a favorite place to visit when we just have a few hours to spend and we want to spend our time wisely. Yesterday was one […]

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Warrior’s Path State Park Programs – WOWW Walk Review

Warrior’s Path State Park Programs WOWW Walk Review Lesson on Flintlock Muzzle Loader We attended our first WOWW (Weekly Outdoor Wonder Wanders) Walk at Warrior’s Path State Park in Kingsport. It was awesome. We had a great time and were happy to see so many other homeschooling families had attended. It made for a great […]

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Winter Storm Jonas Hits East Tennessee

Winter Storm Jonas Hits East Tennessee Pictures from Elizabethton/Stoney Creek Tennessee Winter Storm Jonas, the historical storm which has thrown ten states into states of emergency has arrived in Elizabethton, Tennessee. This tumultuous storm has caused travel bans and canceled over 9,000 flights from New England all the way down here to us where we wait […]

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We Had A Snow Day Today

Homeschooler’s Love Snow Day’s Too! Yes, even homeschooler’s take Snow Day’s! I am sure some homeschooler’s don’t take them and that’ cool too but as for us, any reason to sled the whole day long is welcome! That’s exactly what we did today! We woke up to a gentle snow and it didn’t look capable […]

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