Dauset Trails Nature Center

Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on January 20, 2016. If you feel like an adventure, consider a drive down to Jackson, Georgia to explore Dauset Trails Nature Center, a private, non-profit center whose mission is to provide environmental education, outdoor recreation and an understanding of early farm life. It has 1400 acres … Continue reading Dauset Trails Nature Center

Natural History Museum at Georgia College

Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal in October 2015. If you have young children, they may not be old enough to appreciate Georgia’s history or the beautiful homes you can tour along the Antebellum Trail, but you may be able to sneak some of that in on a day trip to the Natural … Continue reading Natural History Museum at Georgia College

Greenville County Museum of Art

On one spontaneous morning, we decided to drive to Greenville, South Carolina and visit their Children's Museum. We didn't know much about Greenville at the time or how much we'd love it. (We're definitely going back!) Right next to the Children's Museum was the county's art museum, and it was open one hour later than … Continue reading Greenville County Museum of Art

Day Trip to Greenville’s Children’s Museum

Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on Wednesday, August 12, 2015. We are having a short “staycation” of sorts while my husband has some time off from work. In order to make the best of it, we thought we’d explore some places we have never been to before, and since it’s too hot … Continue reading Day Trip to Greenville’s Children’s Museum

Cloudland Canyon State Park

main overview at Cloudland Canyon State Park Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on June 3, 2015. Last month we had time to take a short vacation, so we decided it would be a good time to visit Cloudland Canyon State Park. It is located in the very northwest corner of Georgia. We stayed … Continue reading Cloudland Canyon State Park