• Life

    Snow Day – Athens Edition

    If you live in Georgia, you know the constant tease when it comes to snow days. Specifically, in the Athens area, it’s even worse! This year we have seen snowfall in all the areas around us except for Athens. Last night as I laid down to go to sleep, I checked the weather app and saw the little snowflakes. Of course, I got a little excited but didn’t put too much thought into it. Around 5 am I woke up and there it was! Finally, a snow day in Athens. The first thing we did was brew some coffee and then head out to enjoy a little snow before it…

  • Travel

    Beer Guide to Athens: Creature Comforts

    Creature Comforts Brewing Co. For those of you who are new to the site, you'll soon learn my love for craft beer. Zach and I always seek local breweries when we travel, and the same is true for our hometown. Naturally, I decided to do a Beer Guide for all my favorite local breweries in Athens. This is for those of you who will visit Athens sometime or my fellow locals who are just learning about the beautiful world of craft beer. Creature Comforts has become a staple in downtown Athens and is growing as we speak. The brewery is renovating an old mill that will allow them to triple…

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  • Love

    How To Learn To Love Football

    Because your boyfriend won’t shut up about itMost of us gals are not raised with a love of football, or often any sport for that matter. When I started dating Zach, I was against believing that I could ever find an ounce of interest in sports. I felt this was especially about college football and the NFL. I could not get my head around these dudes getting way too much fame for being able to throw a ball and catch it. Often I became angry about what players could get away with and what they gained for free just because they could play some sport. Our first fall together was…

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