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A Brood X Cicada in North Georgia, May 2021
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My Excellent Adventure Finding Brood X Cicadas in North Georgia

I set out Memorial Day Weekend on a road trip to find Brood X cicadas in North Georgia. Along the way, I visited friends and stayed in dog-friendly HipCamp sites.

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Will the Gold Ticket Look Like This?
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I Bought an Entry into the Candyman’s Gold Ticket Treasure Hunt. Now What?

I think we can all agree, 2020 is a weird, strange year. This is why I did not hesitate spending $49.98 to buy an entry into the Candyman’s Gold Ticket treasure hunt. So now what?

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Plains Depot, Site of Jimmy Carter's Presidential Campaign Headquarters, Plains, Ga.
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Solo Travel in Georgia: 24 Hours in Plains

I spent 24 hours in Plains and attended Sunday School with former President Jimmy Carter at Maranatha Baptist Church. Here’s a timeline of my trip.

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My Friend Nicole, President Jimmy Carter and Me Following Sunday School in Plains, Ga.
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That Time Former President Jimmy Carter Set Me Straight About Noah

Anxious for the Bible study lesson to begin, I sat in a pew fidgeting at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga., sitting between a friend and a stranger. “Please remember, we’re here to worship God and not Jimmy Carter,” the pastor said.

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The 13-foot-tall Presidential Peanut in Front of the at Davis E-Z Shop in Plains, Georgia
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Traveling Georgia’s Presidential Pathways

Historical buffs and weekend warriors can learn how one person can make a difference, survive as a prisoner of war and attend Sunday School with a former President less than a three hour drive from Atlanta.

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Save the Date: Inaugural Savannah Food & Wine Festival Nov. 11 – Nov. 17, 2013

Famous for Lowcountry boils, pralines and birthplace of Paula Deen’s success, celebrate the flavors of this genteel Georgia city during the Inaugural Savannah Food & Wine Festival scheduled for Nov. 11 – 17, 2103. The weeklong culinary celebration will feature national and international winemakers, wineries, sponsors, celebrity chefs, the James Beard Foundation, and vintner Rob […]

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Chasing Wild Horses on Cumberland Island

I’ve just returned from a magical land, one only existing in fairy tales. This land, Cumberland Island National Seashore, is a Georgia coastal island. It houses castles, land for wild horses to run free and beautifully bizarre trees with twisting branches unlike I’ve ever seen.

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