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Muscadines are Ripe on the Vine

In spite of the drought our region has experienced this summer, I’m happy to say our family was able to still pick muscadines this year. Muscadines are a type of seeded grape with a thick skin.  They taste amazing and are rich in antioxidants. In Shelby, NC at 1757 Newhouse Road, the Crotts family has… Continue reading Muscadines are Ripe on the Vine

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A Zipline Experience: The Gorge Canopy Tour

My husband and I recently celebrated our 7th wedding anniversary.  We had tickets to visit The Gorge in Saluda, NC, so we celebrated by taking a 3.5 hour Zip Line Canopy Tour.  My husband is somewhat afraid of heights, but he agreed to go, and I was nervous to the point of literally shaking until… Continue reading A Zipline Experience: The Gorge Canopy Tour