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3 Things You Wouldn't Think to Pack

When you're packing for your vacation, there's the obvious luggage. Clothes. Everyone immediately thinks of what outfits to pack for what day and women automatically start matching shoes to their outfits. While this would be sufficient for a trip to a hotel, packing for a rental takes a li... View the full post »

Asheville Eats Lemonade Pie

When you picture the deep south, it often comes with images of little old women sitting on a front porch in sundresses (or coordinating track suits) sipping at cold glasses of sweet tea or lemonade. Another thing that stands as a hallmark of the south is pie; strawberry, pecan, blueberry, apple... View the full post »

It's Time for a Powwow

Everyone needs a time to go back to their roots, but few people groups have as deep a claim to that need as Native Americans. Not only do they celebrate their own roots with their traditions, but the origins of the entire nation. The Cherokee Nation is the largest tribe and, consequently, is the o... View the full post »

The Life and Times of Zelda Fitzgerald

We all have our idols. We change our outfits, diets, home decor, and hair to be as similar to them as possible. We identify with them and know that if they could just meet us they would understand that we are destined to be best friends. However, every once in a while, there is someone who transce... View the full post »