Getting My Feet Wet: Surf City, North Carolina

If you’re looking for sparse beaches in the height of summertime, search out Surf City, North Carolina and enjoy the waves. Maybe pick up a blue crab and relax by the sea. … More Getting My Feet Wet: Surf City, North Carolina

Monticello and Apple Picking: Charlottesville, Virginia

It was Autumn, and here in Virginia, the leaves were just turning fiery red and burnt orange, and the newspaper had headlines advertising apple butter and a pancake jamboree (with┬áreal maple syrup). Eager to see a true Fall, Jeff and I jumped in the car and headed to one of the biggest college towns in … More Monticello and Apple Picking: Charlottesville, Virginia

Where The States United: Appomattox, Virginia

No matter where you stand politically, it’s hard to argue that we are not watching history unfold before our eyes. Traveling around Virginia, “the grandmother of all states,” Jeff and I are learning so much about how history has shaped and continues to influence even over a hundred years later. Just a few weeks ago, … More Where The States United: Appomattox, Virginia