Shenandoah National Park – True Beauty

  Shenandoah National Park is one of the most beautiful national parks in the entire United States, boasting over 200,000 acres of protected lands, providing you access to incredible views, forests, waterfalls, and wildlife. If you decide to visit Shenandoah National Park, you need to be aware of at least the top 5 things to […]

A Special Blend of Country – Country Connections

  If you have not taken the time to stop by Country Connections, a country furniture and accessory store just south of Stuarts Draft, Virginia, you are missing out on a little country gold mine! The store, established in 2000, was founded by Harry and Peggy Moore after Harry had the idea to develop part […]

Buchanan – Civil War Era Recreated

  Only an hour from Cabin Creekwood, the town of Buchanan will be hosting its 6th annual Buchanan Civil War History Weekend the weekend of April 26th 2013. This event brings to life the events that occurred 150 years ago in an amazing and educational way that you and your entire family will enjoy. All […]

Glass Blowing in Virginia – The Virginia Hot Glass Festival

  On April 27th and 28th, 2013, the Virginia Hot Glass Festival will be hosted at Sunspots Studios in Staunton, Virginia. This two day, family-friendly event will leave you amazed at the various sights and creations you’ll see. Festival hours are 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on April 27th, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on […]

Park to Park Half Marathon – A Scenic and Memorable Race

  This year Waynesboro, Virginia will host the 5th Annual Park to Park Half Marathon on Saturday, April 27, 2013. This 13.1 mile run features some of the best and most beautiful scenery in the country, likely improving your run time because you’ll be so focused on the scenery and not any discomfort you may […]

Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festival – April 20-21, 2013

  This year in Waynesboro, April 20-21, 2013, the 13th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festival will get underway on the banks of the South River. On both Saturday and Sunday there will be events for anglers of all skill levels starting as early as 8:00 am and lasting until 5:00 pm.   Festival […]

4 Reasons to Travel to the Maple Festival in Scenic Highland County

  Take a scenic March drive through the mountainous landscapes of Virginia. You just might find yourself at an attraction so rare and fun it can only be known as the Highland Maple Festival! This festival has something for everyone, in fact it’s the wide variety of different attractions that make this special event all […]

A Hike with a Purpose–The Confederate Breastworks Trail

  Located 2,875 feet in the clouds, the view from the Shenandoah Mountains Confederate Breastworks is simply breathtaking– not only because of the surrounding beauty and unmatched views but because of the history intertwined tightly to this exact swab of land. While there are numerous hiking adventures to embark on while in scenic Virginia, why […]

The Green Leaf Grill – Casual Yet Classy Dining

  The Green Leaf Grill in Waynesboro is a refreshing change of pace from your typical chain restaurant. I took my daughter Jordan there for a Valentine’s date, and was pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere and the high quality of the food.   We arrived to the restaurant just before they got really busy, so […]

A Call to Nature – James Madison University Birding Workshop

  For those with a love and appreciation for wildlife, specifically birds, the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum (EJC) at James Madison University (JMU) in Harrisonburg, VA has two upcoming and very exciting events: Birds of the Arboretum presentation by Diane Lepkowski and, a guided bird walk with Greg Moyers.   Diane Lepkowski – Notable Avifauna […]