Camping At Vogel State Park

Vogel State Park

Vogel State Park! This park holds a special place in my heart. Seven years ago my husband and I decided to go on our very first camping trip together as husband and wife. We decided to join his grandpa, Papa Silverhawk, to Vogel State Park. Papa was going to be holding a small event and […]

DeSoto Falls Trail, Cleveland, Georgia

DeSoto Falls

During our recent trip to the North Georgia mountains we were able to do a few hikes. We hiked to some gorgeous waterfalls in the area. One of those waterfalls was DeSoto Falls located in Cleveland, Georgia. Not to far from Vogel State Park where we were camping at. It was a very fun yet […]

Helton Creek Falls, Blairsville, Georgia

helton creek falls

Back in 2011, shortly after my husband and I got married we decided to join his grandfather (Papa Silverhawk) on a camping trip to Vogel State Park. This was our very first camping trip together as husband and wife. One of the very first things we did was hike Helton Creek Falls. 7 years later, […]

Gift Ideas For The Outdoor Enthusiast

If you are here it’s most likely cause you are searching for a gift and are stumped on what to get. I’ve been there before way to many times. It’s just hard to buy for some people that like different things than you do so you search online for gift ideas. Well if you are […]

Billy Dunlop Park, Clarksville, TN

Billy Dunlop Park, Clarksville, Tennessee

It was a beautiful Saturday morning when my husband and I decided to join our friends Corey and Casey to the park. It had been rainy and gloomy for a few days so we figured like it was a sunny day, why not? We ended up going to a nearby park called Billy Dunlop Park […]

Dunbar Cave State Park, TN

Dunbar Cave State Park

Dunbar Cave State Park is a small park located in Clarksville, Tennessee approximately 1 hour northwest of Nashville. This small park is historical landmark of Clarksville and holds one of the most beautiful caves in this area. It’s a must see when visiting this small town. You can find anything from deers, fawns, squirrels, to […]

Exploring Rotary Park in Clarksville, Tennessee 

Rotary Park Clarksville Tennessee - The Walking Mermaid

Rotary Park is a cute little park in Clarksville, Tennessee that is filled with hiking trails alongside a beautiful creek. I love to come visit here as it is filled with gorgeous scenery, flowing water, and several trails to explore. It’s not a very big park but it is perfect to get out and enjoy some time outdoors in this small little city.

Camping At Piney Campground – Land Between The Lakes

Piney Campground Land Between The Lakes Virginia Loop Kentucky Lake

I was turning 28 and one thing I really wanted to do was have a birthday camping trip. I went ahead and started searching for nearby campgrounds that my family and I would enjoy. Piney Campground at Land Between The Lakes is where my heart drifted too. After viewing photos and learning more about it […]

Healthy Snacks For Kids On The Go

snacks hiking with kids girl eating a banana

“Mom/Dad, I’m HUNGRY!!!!” Those words make every parent cringe just a little. Especially after they ate 30 minutes ago. They start asking for snacks, something to drink, fruits, candy, chips, you name it. I swear it feels like they burn through those calories 10x faster then we do. Because I have two hungry little girls, […]