Pleasant Ridge Park and Ice Cream!

If you are looking for a place to hike, ride your mountain bike, take the kids fishing, host a group function, or photograph waterfalls, Pleasant Ridge Park  is the place to go in Greenville County, SC! On a recent Saturday my wife was hosting a bridal shower at our house so it was the perfect time … Read morePleasant Ridge Park and Ice Cream!

St Augustine Pit Stop

How can you drive by the city that claims to be the oldest city in the U.S. and not stop?  That’s like driving past the Largest Ball of Twine and not taking the exit.  Sounds like a challenge to me! It had been my goal for many years to make a pit stop in St. … Read moreSt Augustine Pit Stop

Travelers Rest and the Swamp Rabbit Trail

I first drove through Travelers Rest, SC about twelve years ago.  Key word being THROUGH.  There just didn’t seem to be a reason for me to stop as I went from the mountains (Caesar’s Head & Table Rock) to Greenville, SC.  It was mostly shuttered businesses along main street. Fast forward to April 2009 when … Read moreTravelers Rest and the Swamp Rabbit Trail

Pretty Place (Yes it is!)

“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” William Shakespeare never traveled to Greenville County, SC but his words ring true nonetheless.  Whether you call it Pretty Place, the chapel on the cliff, Camp YMCA Greenville, or by its proper name Fred W. Symmes Chapel, it is one of the most picturesque sites … Read morePretty Place (Yes it is!)

Who Wants To [pretend to] Be A Millionaire?

Recent stock market rally got you thinking about “movin’ on up”?  Little extra income burning a hole in your pocket? Do yourself a favor and keep saving your money!  But if you want to dream about an extravagant, luxurious lifestyle, spend a day at Biltmore Estate and Gardens in Asheville, NC and let your imagination … Read moreWho Wants To [pretend to] Be A Millionaire?

A Ride in the Country, Greenville County, SC

I’m a lazy hiker. There, I said it. If I can see things from the car I’m very happy. I don’t have a problem maneuvering the car just right and putting the window down for a clearer view. But if I have to get out of the car, the view better be worth the effort. … Read moreA Ride in the Country, Greenville County, SC

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