Living in Franklin, Tennessee, we see a good deal of celebrities whenever we're out and about. Here are some of the best places where you are most likely to spot a celebrity in and around Nashville. (We've excluded all of the music venues and locations where Nashville celebrities are on hand for a specific function.)
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Take Baby’s Car Seat On A Plane: How I Made A Car Seat Dolly From A Luggage Cart… A Stroller & Car Seat In One!
I recently flew solo with my 14-month-old son on his first airplane ride. Most airlines let you gate-check strollers & car seats for FREE. Since I knew that I would need a car seat once I arrived at my destination (and I wouldn't be comfortable renting one), I made a portable car seat dolly using a cheap luggage cart! After attaching the car seat to the luggage cart, I could use it like a stroller to get him from the car to the plane AND keep him confined while exploring the airports during layovers.
I've got some downhill driving tips for you that I learned firsthand while driving through the hilly Smoky Mountains recently. I (finally) figured out the proper use of 2 and 1 on my automatic gear shift on this road trip! Learning how to drive downhill without using your brakes -- and using engine braking instead -- will make your mountain driving experience SO much more enjoyable, trust me.
Hiking With Baby: How To Find Hiking Trails That Are Baby-Friendly (And Dog-Friendly) + Tips For Exploring Nature With Your Toddler
I highly recommend starting the love of nature early with your baby! I usually hit the hiking trail with my son on my back and my 2 dogs by my side. Here's a list of all the essentials you'll need to hike with your baby without weighing yourself down. All of my best tips for hiking with baby...
Answers to all your questions about the New River Gorge Bridge in West Virginia: Where is the New River Gorge Bridge? What is is like to visit? How tall is the New River Gorge Bridge? What else can you do there? Plus, lots of New River Gorge Bridge pictures (including some New River Gorge Bridge overlook photos!)
Yes, you can visit Mayberry! Mount Airy, NC is also where Andy Griffith was born and raised. See my favorite things, and everything I learned while I was there! (Lots of really cool things are still there in Andy Griffith's Mayberry!)
There's some interesting news about what exactly Appomattox Court House IS... and just how soon after the surrender the war ended that surprised me. Maybe it will be surprising to you, too!
I've been to a lot of parks in my time, but none like Natural Bridge State Park in Virginia. The Natural Bridge is taller than the Statue of Liberty (without its pedestal), and taller than Niagara Falls! Natural Bridge is a striking creation of Mother Nature and is one of the most significant geological formations in the United States -- right up there with the Grand Canyon in Arizona, Niagara Falls in New York, and Devil's Tower in Wyoming. Here's what I liked best about my visit to Virginia's Natural Bridge... and my best tips that you should read before you go!
Bring history to life by taking a tour of Monticello – Thomas Jefferson’s home in Virginia from 1770 until his death in 1826. My wife and I had such a great time visiting! Here are some insider tips.
I've visited the Mill Mountain Star up close at night & during the day. Here's how to get to the Roanoke Star and overlook. What you need to know before you go! Roanoke Star pictures, reviews, and directions.