Cabin Getaway Weekend in Helen, GA

Alpine Helen, GA

Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains is a surprising find – a Bavarian Village with rows of timber-frame and Swiss chalet-style shops, hotels, and cabins perfect for a weekend getaway and a taste of German. Beer, brats, and bears – the charming little town of Helen, Georgia has it all!  Continue reading


A Year of Georgia State Parks: Unicoi State Park

Unicoi State Park and Lodge

Spring is the perfect time to get back to the mountains. We took on Unicoi State Park and Lodge for the weekend for Kevin’s family reunion and got to see what adventures the “Georgia Adventure Lodge” had in store.  Continue reading

Exploring North Georgia

Anna Ruby Falls

Who knew that moving to Atlanta would turn me into an outdoorsy person. My latest adventure took me to North Georgia to Anna Ruby Falls, Consolidated Gold Mine, and Helen.

We started the day with an easy meandering drive up to the mountains. As the passenger, I was in charge of bringing and then eating all the snacks and drinking all the water while curling up into odd sitting positions in an attempt to get comfortable for the mini road trip.

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