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We Interrupt Your "Hallmark Movie" Fall to Bring You Real Life...

Part of what we do around here is give you a glimpse at real life. In an effort to keep that theme strong, I'm giving you a dose today. Every year I get so excited about fall. I feel like it's a refresher of sorts. There's a change in the weather, wardrobe, decor, seasonal menus, and we add lots of fun outings to our schedules. I've definitely had that same anticipation this year until now. This week has been one I'll be happy to see leave. We've had the allergy funk, a

Quintessential Fall Vacation Spots

Like both my sisters, I'm also a lover of fall! I think I've always loved it; the colors, the crisp leaves, the earth's one last hurrah before it packs up for Winter. We carry on the family tradition of heading to the mountains during October. Our favorite area is a circle just north of Atlanta. The towns of Dahlonega, Amicalola, Ellijay, Blue Ridge and Morganton all form a circle through the mountains where everything Fall resides. You literally feel as though you've drop

Traditionally Speaking

The older I get, the more I love fall. I'm not sure if that statement make sense really, but it's a fact. Years ago I felt like I was leaving my heart with summer every season change. I never wanted to say goodbye. After the #littlesouthernmess made her debut, summer activities just became more difficult. Those relaxing carefree boat days on the river have turned into just the opposite. Now I basically sweat to death as I strive to keep my swimsuit covering all of the t