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Christmas at the Biltmore

Christmas at The Biltmore is a magical experience. Every room of the largest home in America is filled with the most luxurious Christmas Decor imaginable. Built by George Washington Vanderbilt, this 8000 acre estate is located in the beautiful mountains of Asheville, NC. You visit anytime of year and never see the same things twice.…

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It’s Christmas Time Pretty Baby

In the South, the Christmas Season begins the first night Graceland lights up the night sky! Since Graceland first opened to tourism in the early 1980′s, the house is decorated using the same themes that Elvis himself loved! If you’re having trouble getting into the Christmas spirit visit Graceland!            …

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Truman Capote

I aspired to be Truman Capote long before I read any of his works or even knew his name. This is because as far back as I can remember, I wanted to write a true story that read like an engaging novel. As a young girl I wrote short stories about things that happened around…

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It’s All About the Bird

How many years did you watch your Mama get up and put the Thanksgiving Turkey on at 4am? By the time it was served, it was so dry the only thing that saved you from choking to death on its dust was the giblet gravy. This year, don’t torture your guests or yourself with a…

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Willie Nelson by Artist Ray Ferrer

I’ve just been introduced to the work of Ray Ferrer, a former Auburn University student whose urban wall art is quickly earning him a global reputation as a talent to be reckoned with. This painting of Willie Nelson was the first piece I noticed and it captures him to perfection. I vividly remember the first…