Carolina Beach

It’s summer, we can’t miss going to the beach! We’ve been to Myrtle and Hilton Head in SC in the past, we’ve lived in NC for over 5 years and we’ve never been to NC beach! So finally, we’ve decided to go to Carolina Beach with friends. We booked this Airbnb, for two nights, it’sContinue reading “Carolina Beach”

Of Sunflowers and Bees

I’ve been on a search for sunflower fields for years. Luckily, this year, a friend who loves sunflowers asked me to go with her to Draper Wildlife Management Area. After a short walk through the woods, the view was amazing. I did not mind the bees floating around at all. I took endless pictures ofContinue reading “Of Sunflowers and Bees”

Carolina Hot Air Balloon Fest

It was Carolina’s 44th Hot Air Balloon Fest! I encouraged a friend to go along with me, but we had to bring her friend’s pet, so it was a little tricky. The website clearly states “THERE ARE NO PETS ALLOWED”. We took the risk, and asked the parking guys if we can stay just atContinue reading “Carolina Hot Air Balloon Fest”

Fall Foliage 2017

So, this is definitely a yearly thing for me and my family. I always drag my husband to the mountains for a quick getaway. I want to drive through Blue Ridge Parkway to see the amazing fall foliage. The leaves haven’t changed so much when we went on Oct 13th. It was also foggy, butContinue reading “Fall Foliage 2017”

Lake Junaluska, NC 2016

I love fall foliage. I’ve been in the US for four years, and every single year, I drag my boys (hubby & son) to a road trip up the mountains for fall foliage. This year, I decided we should go back to Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center. Isn’t this picturesque view of the lakeContinue reading “Lake Junaluska, NC 2016”