Christmas in Kentucky Part 1

Look to small town Kentucky for unique, Christmas treasures. Warmed with the holiday spirit, you’ll support family-owned businesses while checking items off your gift list. Click on the town name to find more details on shopping, exploring and dining. MIDWAY Active train tracks run right through the middle of downtown Midway, nestled halfway between Lexington…

Neighborhood Scavenger Hunt!

I’ve been struggling to invent creative activities for my blog now that I can’t visit small towns, hike or dine out, etc. This has led to plenty of long walks, ideal for decompressing and gaining perspective. Our surroundings are so beautiful right now with fresh, spring flowers blooming all around us. Families are seen strolling or…

Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest

*Family Friendly *Pets on leash, outdoors only Intrigued by all the recent photos across social media? You might want to learn more about Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, as well as the recently introduced “Giants” who dwell there. Bernheim Forest’s moto is “Connecting People with Nature” and they do a tremendous job of it. The…

Raven Run

Family Friendly *No Pets Photos by Marie Pullen Photography Raven Run is a scenic drive off of old Richmond Road in Lexington, KY. It is easy to access and offers a number of trails to choose from. The park itself is 734 acres and borders the Kentucky River.   One of my favorite things about…