9/11. There’s no explanation needed after those three numbers. Mention them and you will evoke stories of what people remember from that day and even years following. On that day, what really mattered? Family and friends. Continue reading And the greatest is love.
On stop two of our Charleston day of adventure, Mamaw and I made the short drive from Drayton Hall, to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Situated just down the road from Drayton Hall and along the same Ashley River, Magnolia Plantation is Charleston’s most visited plantation. Continue reading Magnolia Plantation and Gardens – Charleston, South Carolina
Charleston is the oldest city in South Carolina, so of course, diving into the history of this area was our top priority. With only a day available to explore, we selected two plantations to check out, Drayton Hall and Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Continue reading Drayton Hall – Charleston, South Carolina
Years ago, I took a trip with my Grandma to South Carolina. As we prepared to head home, I wanted to make a one final stop as a surprise for my Mamaw. Continue reading Angel Oak – Johns Island, South Carolina
“We just don’t recognize life’s most significant moments while they’re happening. Back then I thought, ‘Well, there’ll be other days.’ I didn’t realize that that was the only day.” Continue reading Field of Dreams – Dyersville, Iowa
A few years ago, one of my dear friends moved to Indianapolis, Indiana. Finally, another girlfriend and I were able to make the super short trip to visit her. We only had 1 day, but we made those 24 hours count! Continue reading Indianapolis, Indiana
I had been talking about road trippin’ to my home state’s Upper Peninsula for years. Finally, this summer, I made the decision, come hell or high water, I was going to make it happen. Lucky for me, I also had a few others interested so we made it a girls trip, complete with my mother-in-law, sister-in-law, and two of my nieces. I already knew what I wanted to see, but the biggest question was, where would we stay?! Continue reading St. Ignace, Michigan