Top 5 must-try flavors guaranteed to give you the full moonshine experience

John Lennon once sang ‘We All Shine On’, and while I don’t think he meant we all drink moonshine, in East Tennessee it certainly seems that way. Moonshine went from the backwoods to Main Street seemingly overnight. The quick ascension left many trying to catch up.  If you’re new to the moonshine game choosing the […]

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Dollywoodgate: Did Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman REALLY spend Valentine’s at Dollywood?

Keith Urban shared a photo of himself and Nicole Kidman with the caption “HAPPY VALENTINES DAY❤️🔥💋” on his Instagram on Valentine’s Day eve, and it didn’t take long for the headlines to start pouring in about the couple’s sweet V-Day date at Dolly Parton’s namesake park, Dollywood in Pigeon Forge.   View this post on […]

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Valentine’s Day is THIS FRIDAY! Fear not, we gathered this list of events as our gift to you 

Whether you’re single or taken, love Valentine’s Day or hate it, it’s a winter holiday that has the tendency to sneak up on you. At least, it certainly feels like it snuck up on me this year — but maybe that’s because we experienced a year’s worth of extreme weather in one week. It’s enough […]

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Shake things up at the Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum of Gatlinburg

Ready to shake up your vacation? Want to add a little spice to your day?  That’s right, we’re talking about Gatlinburg’s Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum, one of only a handful of salt and pepper shaker galleries in the country, featuring a collection of over 20,000 shaker sets and 1,500 pepper mills from around the […]

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6 life changing lessons from the Dolly Parton’s America podcast (WITH BEHIND THE SCENES PICTURES)

I was about five minutes into the first episode of the Dolly Parton’s America podcast when the goosebumps set in.  Little did I know that over the course of nine episodes, the Dolly Parton’s America podcast would take me on an emotional journey that would change not only the way I thought about Dolly, but […]

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