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15 Jul 19
Cedar House Inn & Yurts

Dahlonega offers a variety of attractions including beautiful mountain scenery, wineries, waterfalls, unique shops, and restaurants offering a wide range of cuisines. Another attraction that lures visitors to the area is the Dahlonega art scene. Many of the festivals in Dahlonega have an art emphasis with exhibits of local and regional artists showing and selling […]

15 Jul 19
Cedar House Inn & Yurts

Dahlonega has always had a strong presence in the theater and music arts. Being in the foothills of the Appalachians music has been a tradition among families who have inhabited this area for centuries. The theater has gained popularity with the conversion of the Holly Theater from a movie house into a thriving community performing […]

15 Jul 19
Cedar House Inn & Yurts

Where can you go in the North Georgia mountains and drink craft beer in three different breweries? Or hop a vintage train and ride through the mountains to Tennessee and have craft beer at two breweries? You can do both in Blue Ridge, GA, just a little over an hour (1 hour, 9 minutes) day […]

14 Jul 19
Calgal's Trail Mix

Sitting, writing, reading, relaxing… this has been my life for the past few weeks. After leaving Dijon, I began a few weeks of travel visiting places that I had already been with people I already knew. I traveled to Paris with people from my Dijon program, where we all hung out in a tiny Airbnb. […]

14 Jul 19
Come Follow Kelly

You have your flights booked and you’re ready to get packing. However, there is just one problem; where are you going to stay? When traveling abroad you need somewhere to stay that is quick and easy. While both hostels and Airbnb’s are accommodating; they accommodate in different ways. Depending on a person’s wants and needs […]

14 Jul 19
SusanWithPearls

Guiding Thought When we are aware of our own consciousness as Perfect Love, we are aware of everything as Love, and of Love as everything. In this state of awareness, we create naturally and easily in unison with Perfect Love, with all of existence. Reflection / Contemplation You’ve no idea how hard I have looked […]

14 Jul 19
Julia Duin

Before I get into this past week’s Nadaam festivities, I want to describe a day trip we took on this my second week in Mongolia. (For a description of my first week and why I am in Mongolia, please scroll back to last week’s blog entry. Anyway, we (my hosts Yanjmaa and her husband, Khudree […]

14 Jul 19
Barry Lost

A ubiquitous piece of travel advice is to prepare but not overplan. You can get better information from the firsthand accounts of travelers and locals than you can from the internet. I was following this advice when I showed up in Western Mongolia, which turned out to maybe be an exception to this rule. I […]

14 Jul 19
PenCityCurrent.com

The art awards were announced. “In 2D, second place goes to…, first place goes to…; in 3D,” etc. The crowd of artists held their breath in anticipation of Best of Show. It was obvious where it was going. Yes! “Best of Show goes to Barb Zumdome, for ‘Purse and Boots!’”Was it a social statement about […]

14 Jul 19
Razor's Edge... Cutting edge media for independent thinkers.

It is almost that time of year again for the art festival extravaganza known as “Burning Man ” and this year a sneak peek reveals the installations will not disappoint.

14 Jul 19
Tri, the Tree Hugger

I was hoping to upload a couple posts last week, but the farm I was on had very limited service, and we ended up getting some pretty gnarly rainstorms that knocked out any remaining service that already would’ve only maybe slightly sometimes worked. I’m able to post this because I’ve left the farm (heading to […]

14 Jul 19
Canadian Mutt

Within the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA, A pre-1600’s European Contact Living History Society), the Kingdom of Ealdormere (most of the Province of Ontario, Canada) hosts one of it’s largest annual events during the Canada Day Long Weekend (The weekend closest to July 1st). TRILLIUM WAR. This year it ran from Thursday, June 27 to Monday, […]