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As the Athenians Do!

Our Life and Times in Our Home Base of Athens, Georgia!

Traveling with Teens!

They’re Never Too Old to Enjoy Traveling with the Family!

Higher Education Happenings!

Tours, Events, and Experiences on University and College Campuses!

MEGA Bites!

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The Way We Roll!

A Sushi Blog!

The Sweet Route!

Celebrating Our Sweetest Journeys!

Bean Around the World!

Coffee is Our Love Language!

A Spot of Tea!

Adventure is Always Brewing!

Bubble Love!

When Good Times Just Pop Up!

Soda Pop Savant!

Our Collection of Carbonated Memories!

Sounds Like Adventure!

Music Moves Us! Let’s Get This Show on the Road!

Sportin’ It!

Spirited Sporting Events of ALL Kinds!

Painted Rock Hounds!

Finding Cheer, Spreading Joy… Join the Hunt!

Urban Canvas!

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Capitol Letters!

Exploring State, Provincial, and Territorial Capitols and Legislative Buildings!

National Treasures!

Our Treasury of National Park Adventures!

Junior Rangering!

Junior Ranger Badges: Our Quest to Earn them ALL!

It’s a Wild Life!

Animals in Their Native Habitats!

Flower Power!

Photography Fun with Local Flora!

Read All About It!

Our Love of Language and the Magic of Written Word!

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Fun Souvenir Ideas to Cherish Forever!

Home Is Where Your Heart Is!

It’s Not WHERE You Are, It’s WHO You’re With!

Fox in the Hen House!

A Little Brother’s Guide to Surviving the Road in a Van Full of Girls!

Hugs From Ribby!

Forever in Memory of Our Precious River Sivanne, Spreading Kindness Wherever We Go!

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