New Echota is a wonderful jumping off point for sharing the Trail of Tears with your kiddos. It’s a story that I’m obsessed with now, and a good reason to teach our kids about valuing curiosity over fear..especially when someone is different than we are. You’ll also find a list of other Trail of Tears sites in Georgia.Read More
Parks + Camping
Looking for a resort vacation on a budget? Try Hard Labor Creek State Park, one of the largest in the Georgia State Park system. Swim, golf,…
We love everything about car camping: unplugging, spending time under the stars, eating s’mores to our hearts’ content and exploring together. Our children are now seven and five years old, but we’ve been camping with them for years. As a car camping family, I’m excited to share some tips we’ve learned along the way!
In addition to hiking and exploring, one of the best ways to get everyone excited about a camping trip is to play some camping games together!
National Parks create extraordinary family getaway! Love hiking? Maybe paddling the rivers? Learning about animals and how to protect them? The parks are great for all of this! These heritage areas are gorgeous to explore, but also hold a world of educational opportunities. Here is the scoop on our favorites around the country.
Take a break from the busyness of life, from the concrete jungle, from cellphones and video games…..and unplug in Blairsville, Ga. Take the #urbanchallenge, and unplug today. Reconnect with your family. Sometimes slow is just the perfect speed. We’ve got dozens of ways for you to turn off the noise, and revive that close family feeling.
Crooked River State Park deserves to be visited on it’s own merits, but it’s also great for those visiting nearby Cumberland Island and St. Mary’s, where the park is located. Here’s why.