It happened. I went to Las Vegas, and I hit the Jackpot! I didn't win money, or cars, or free hotel stays. Instead, I won the rest of my life. They say the best things happen unexpectedly--and that's true. I...
And before you get all upset, you should know that if anyone has the right to call Valentine's Day stupid it's me. It's my birthday, after all. When I was a kid and people found out when my birthday is,...
My love story is not your typical boy meets girl kind of story. I was the girl who was always awkward around boys. I never knew how to talk to them. I had very few guy friends in high...
Our story is not exciting.  It will never be a novel or sell out a theater.  But it is strong and it is real. It is comfortable.  And it is mine.  As it turns out, that's all I need. I...
In the year 2000, there wasn't text messaging. I didn't have a cell phone at all, actually. I hadn't ever heard of Match.com. So this here is an old-school story, how two (VERY) young people met and fell in...
My husband and I met for the first time in March 2011. Immediately I thought, "Wow, this guy is incredibly good-looking." Then we parted ways for the evening and a short while later he texted my friend/co-worker (who also...
Dear Jenn, I am so proud of everything you have accomplished in your life so far, and I have loved watching you grow from my sweet baby sister who could get me to stop everything and play with her just...
Some called it the Love Boat. To the people we served, it was known as the big white ship. I simply called it home. Officially though, her name was Anastasis, a Mercy Ship offering free medical surgeries and humanitarian aid in West...
My husband Jeff and I lived in the same city, and ran the same streets for a while. I would see him run by with his group of guys and always admired their ability to run early, late, in...
Ten years ago, when I was 20, I traveled overseas for the first time to study abroad in London. I chose London because I love the Rolling Stones and I'm too dumb to learn another language, so it seemed...

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Family-Friendly Hikes Around Chattanooga

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Whether you are visiting Chattanooga or are a local, there are so many beautiful hiking spots to enjoy! Along with breathtaking views of the...