Of Course You Can Go! It’s Food For Your Soul!

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| By Janis Gingermountain | Spring is here, with its sense of freshness and promise, and summer is not far behind. You want to have a new experience, so you’re perhaps pondering going on a journey. You could go alone, …

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Two Women and a Chinook: Erin & Caroline On The Road

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Erin: We met in the winter of 2015. I was on break (I used to teach middle school) and had driven south along the coast and then inward a little to visit a friend who lived in Raleigh. I was …

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France’s Best Kept Secret

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| By Sylvie Delaunay | If you go from Paris to the Riviera, you will go through the Rhone Valley, home of the Côtes Du Rhônes wines. You will also most likely miss one of France’s best kept secrets; the …

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6 Healthy Travel Tips

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| By Dr. Lulu Shimek, ND | We all know there are many things that are good for our health: leafy greens, exercise, and a good night’s sleep. But did you know that adding travel to this list has many …

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I Never Thought I’d Say This

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I fell in love with the desert. Well, specifically, the red rock desert in Sedona, AZ. I’m a green girl, all the way. I live in the Blue Ridge Mountains for a reason, and that reason is green. Trees are …

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My Return to Cuba

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| By Marilyn Ball | In the years since my first trip to Cuba, much has changed. In 2004, the only way for Americans to enter the country was to covertly fly in from another country and politely request no …

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My Mythic Journey

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| By Mary Lounsbury | “… I reckon I got to light out for the territory ahead of the rest, because Aunt Sally she’s going to adopt me and sivilize me, and I can’t stand it. I been there before.”

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Joy Riding on Desolation Row

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| By Peggy DeBell | I am in archeological dig mode in a California sunshine day. A cultural icon is stretching in linear form between the towns of Needles and Ludlow – joy riding on undulating Rt. 66. Old time …

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Moving About Our Great State

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| By Mary Gregory | There are a couple of things I’ve learned about myself in my sixty odd years. One is that I love to move. I walk, spin, visit the elliptical trainer frequently, and used to run but …

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Turtle Ventures

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| By Peggy DeBell | I fancy myself as MBW, Mountain Border Woman, because I live in North Carolina close to the Tennessee border in a cabin about the size of a boxcar on the side of Hap Mountain. I …

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I Was Born under a Wandering Star!

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| By Heidi Summers | The artist/seeker/inquisitive person in me thrives on seeing new places, new faces, and immersing myself in unfamiliar cultures. I am a wanderlusting globetrotter!

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Foods Of The World

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  By Hope Niedrich   “Tell me what you eat, and I’ll tell you who you are” ~Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin   In my recent travels to India, I was faced with a wave of culture completely foreign to me. The …

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Linda Midgett: Making Good Television With Heart

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  By Frances Figart   Although her name might suggest otherwise, Linda Midgett is a larger-than-life producer who is tackling unprecedented topics and rapidly becoming known for her groundbreaking television work.

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Laura Ellis Rides Peru

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  By Frances Figart   Asheville surgeon reconnects with body and self as cast member of reality show For three consecutive Sundays this past June, Asheville held its collective breath as its very own Dr. Laura Ellis played a major …

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