The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days

This past weekend, we took a brief break from some epic spring cleaning to check out The Garden Conservancy‘s first Open Days event of the year in the Los Angeles area.

Held all over the United States each year between March and November, Open Days allow you to snoop around other people’s backyards and/or find landscaping inspiration while simultaneously raising money to provide and preserve garden spaces across the country. It’s a fun, romantic and altruistic outing, whether you’re traveling in a different city or simply exploring your own. [Read more…]

TWT Travel Binder: Tennessee

Over the years, I’ve seen funky, fun Nashville, a bit of winding, misty Great Smoky Mountains National Park, a few miles of the historic Natchez Trace
…and the outlet mall in Pigeon Forge.

In summer, the air in Tennessee is thick, hot and humid, but the trees and rolling lawns are so lush and green…it hardly matters.

Here are some resources to help you plan your own “travels with two” to Tennessee.

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