July 22nd, 2013 | No Comments »

Camping adventures are a great way to spend time with family and friends outdoors. However, outdoor adventures often include insects, particularly mosquitoes, ruining a great time. It doesn’t have to be that way. Most of our camping bags look the same; they’re filled with staples like flashlights, clothes, and of course, varying insect repellants. However, there are a few home-remedies and other secrets to help keep the ubiquitous mosquitoes away. • When you go on hikes or adventures, try to avoid wet and swampy areas,…

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July 19th, 2013 | No Comments »

Humans need vacation, and oftentimes have to work harder just to afford them, which may defeat the purpose. It goes like this, you work for money, and then you spend that money living a normal life and getting to work every day, and then of course, your family and bills come are priority as well. Finding the time and money for a vacation can feel pretty arduous, but it’s not bad if you know a few ways to make it work. Life is great, but…

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July 11th, 2013 | No Comments »

Nestled deep within the Smoky Mountains of Eastern Tennessee, Gatlinburg is home to a myriad of adventure, mystery, and lore from a unique and interesting past. Visitors and residents often find bits of the past throughout the area. For example, the original settlers from the Carolinas called it “White Oaks”. Whenever you see “White Oaks”, it is a reference to the town’s history. Around every corner, you’ll find an intriguing story from the past, or you may see a captivating building with a tale behind…

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July 1st, 2013 | No Comments »

Going away for a summer holiday is arguably the best part about being in your prime. When you work hard, you get to play hard, especially on an awesome camping trip. A camping getaway is killer fun, but throw celebrating our country’s independence into the mix… and it’s bound to be a great time. Of course, the fun is what you make it and what you want to do, but you’ll find great some great ideas on Pinterest. To get started, you can find essential…

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June 19th, 2013 | No Comments »

Camping improves your health in that it reduces your stress and lets you escape the catalysts of mental fatigue, but that only works if you plan accordingly and pack carefully. Some of the biggest camping fails occur from forgotten staples and inadequate preparation. You should be melting your stress away, not building onto it, which is why you need a thorough camping checklist. When you plan a trip to one of our cabins, consult the tips below. We promise, this post will make your camping…

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June 14th, 2013 | No Comments »

Tennessee ranked third on a list of favored vacation spots, as posted on usatoday.com. The Volunteer State ranked just under Hawaii as a great place to visit. Any time of year is ideal for visiting, but certain seasons will maximize the “awesome“ potential of your vacation. So if you can play around with dates, go for it! Summer is home to high temperatures, huge music festivals, national parks and some of the country’s best foliage. This is why summer is the peak season. However, peak…

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