experiences

The Gateway to the Smoky Mountains

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This is a post that I’ve been meaning to post for a while now, but never actually got around to unfortunately. As of now, I am taking a break from studying and decided to write rather than take a nap. I’m sure most of you have heard of the devastating fires that affected Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Tennessee. Gatlinburg was one of the cities that was horribly affected, and is a city that I have been visiting for years now. It may be far different than some other news that you’ve been seeing; but I wanted to share the enjoyable parts of Gatlinburg to lighten the mood, and to show how beautiful the area was before the fires.  (more…)

Something in these Hills…

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Late August to early September is most people’s favorite time of year if they are a college student. It’s not only the start of school again, so you get to be back with your friends, but more importantly: the start of college football. Every school has their traditions and their own chants that amount to the energy that keeps packed stadiums alive. (more…)

The Cold Never Bothered Me Anyway…

screen-shot-2016-12-05-at-8-43-06-pmI used a Disney reference for the title of this post, but in all honesty, I have never actually liked the cold. That is…until I got to experience the magic of snow!!! [Truly life changing experience when it comes to my adoration of winter.]  (more…)