Midway is My Kind of Town

Aptly named for its location halfway between Frankfort and Lexington, Midway encompasses the quintessential, small-town look and feel you’d expect in a Hallmark movie. The streets are lined with inviting shops, restaurants and boutiques. You’ll likely hear the familiar echoes of the Corman train whistle as the tracks run right through the center of downtown. Historic…

Meet Me in Midway

Meet me in Midway! All roads lead to Midway, Kentucky, at least the scenic ones do! Drive Old Frankfort Pike alongside peaceful farmlands, rolling hills, and bluegrass horse pastures to arrive at the most charming destination you could imagine. Situated “mid-way” between Lexington and Frankfort, Midway was founded as a railroad town. In fact, trains…

Top 10 Hiking Destinations in Kentucky

The hiking options around Kentucky are truly amazing! I have explored a number of these rewarding walks, most of which I’ve shared with you in my blogs. And now I present in no particular order, my top 10 hiking destinations in Kentucky. Just click on the links in the titles to learn more about those…

Drive Old Frankfort Pike- Woodford County

To fully experience the extraordinary beauty of Kentucky in your own backyard, I recommend exploring our state’s scenic highways. I discovered a grand parkway, the Old Frankfort Pike commuting between Lexington and Midway, Kentucky and I’ve taken more photos of this enchanting stretch than any other.  It is simply breathtaking virtually any time of the…

Woodford Humane Society Summer Gala

The Woodford Humane Society throws a spectacular gala annually to raise funds for animals in the community who are in need of rescuing and adoption. This summer was no exception with the grand affair held at Lexington’s elegant Entertainment Center in Keene Barn at Keeneland Race Track. I was invited by Representative Joe Graviss to share a table…

Sun Valley Farm in Versailles, Kentucky

Legend has that if you catch the sun rising over the rolling hills of Kentucky at just the right moment, it casts a smoky, blue haze. Mares and their foals emerge from the comfort of barn stalls to graze and stretch long legs. The little ones romp and frolic in the sun-dappled fields. The mamma…

Visit Downtown Versailles, KY

As a favorite weekend escape, I revel in exploring small towns in Kentucky. There are so many little gems tucked away on the map, within just a 30 to 60 minute drive. I highly recommend an afternoon in downtown Versailles, KY. Inspired by my desire to share the goodness of these small towns with my…

Wallace Station- Midway, KY

Dappled with roaming horse farms, a lovely, back-road drive on Old Frankfort Pike will guide you to Midway’s Wallace Station Deli. This nostalgic, little restaurant is home to a former grocery store and gas station, but I’ll touch a bit more on the history after I tempt your palate! Enjoy dining inside or out at…

Woodford Humane- Versailles, KY

A visit to the Woodford Humane Society in Versailles, Kentucky is like chicken soup for the soul. Within you will encounter sweet, furry, little creatures, just bursting with love. Woodford Humane is located in Versailles, KY. Photo credit Richard Labunski I was delighted to join local fashion and lifestyle blogger, Courtney Hastings with Kentucky Girl…

Take a Walk on the Wildside- Versailles, KY

We spent an afternoon visiting an enchanting, family-owned winery in Versailles, Kentucky known as Wildside Winery. Owner, operator, and chief grape picker, Neil Vasilakes welcomed us with a warm smile. * Dogs on leashes welcome Welcome to Wildside Winery Upon arrival you may be greeted by the barn kitty, Snowflake, aka Frankie due to his…

Santa Clause is Coming- Midway, KY

Located just outside of Lexington, Kentucky, historic Midway is nestled between the bucolic, rolling hills of the world famous thoroughbred horse farms of the Bluegrass. Centuries old structures featuring charming boutiques and award-winning restaurants are stacked along either side of the railroad track running through the middle of downtown. The RJ Corman line chugs into…

Old Frankfort Pike

To fully experience the extraordinary beauty of Kentucky in your own backyard, I recommend exploring our state’s scenic highways. I discovered a grand parkway, the Old Frankfort Pike commuting between Lexington and Midway, Kentucky and I’ve taken more photos of this enchanting stretch than any other. It is simply breathtaking virtually any time of the…