Day Trips

Local Brew and Wooly Pigs

Breweries aren’t just establishments that brew and serve beer. For many people they are a home away from home. Unlike most city bars these businesses encourage ...

Ohio State Reformatory

As I was sitting on the couch watching Shawshank Redemption with my husband for the umteenth time, I happened to recall someone mentioning that the prison they ...

36 Hours in Louisville

Let me start by saying 36 hours in Louisville, Kentucky, much like pretty much any large metropolis, is somewhat akin to saying 8 hours in Disney World. It’s ju...

Eclipse Company Town

The Appalachian Region is rich with the history of coal mining and other quarrying industries, which can still be seen today in many ways. One of those distinct...

Covered Bridge Tour

At one time, there were over 50 covered bridges scattered throughout the countryside of Washington County. Grab a friend, grab a loved one, or just a relaxing d...

Day Trip to Charleston

Remember when you were a child and looked forward to the snow? Well that seems to change as we get older.  Something about the snow makes one want to curl up in...

A Real Life Horror Story

At its inception, the sprawling manor imagined by Dr. Thomas Kirkbride was built to house 250 souls at its maximum. There were plenty of windows for natural lig...

Brush Creek Falls

It's often the most unexpected adventures that make for the best stories; I stumbled upon such a find on a 48 hour road trip to Georgia and back last week. A fe...
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