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Back to the East Coast – Outer Banks, NC

After we said good-bye to our friends in Nashville, we headed back out to the east coast. Chris is a surfer and had seen pics of the Outer Banks surf spots since he was a kid. That was our next destination. The road from Nashville to the Outer Banks of North Carolina is a decently…

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A Detour Inland – Nashville, TN

From Cades Cove in the Great Smokies we headed west to Nashville to visit some old friends. We met Rob and Natalie in 2003, a decade ago, just before our wedding and just after theirs. We were youth group leaders together (Rob was the Youth Pastor) for a few years and made some great memories….

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Cades Cove – Great Smoky Mountains, TN

  A guy we met at Fort DeSoto in Florida, who was traveling around from his home in Colorado, told us about Cades Cove campground, a secluded area in the Great Smoky Mountains on the border of Tennessee and North Carolina. We knew we were heading inland to Nashville to see friends at some point…

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Easter with Family – Charleston, SC

We were driving out of Charleston as I typed this. I was sitting in the passenger seat of the Moho, while Zephyr watched “Alvin and the Chipmunks” on the iPad and Chris drove and ate wasabi almonds. We were planning on staying in Charleston through Easter Sunday, departing Monday to make our way toward the…

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Where O Where is Scarlett O’Hara? – Savannah, GA

Ahhhh, Savannah. The first city we both agreed we could live in. Don’t worry, we’re not moving yet. Exploring the downtown area felt like being on the set of “Gone With the Wind” although I don’t think any of the book or movie actually takes place there, if memory serves me. There were amazing churches…

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