What are your favorite spots in Franklin, Tennessee to go trick-or-treating and fill up those candy bags on Halloween night?
We’ve been to The Woods at Fontanel (the outdoor music amphitheater where big music acts perform) and to Cafe Fontanella (the restaurant which also has a small stage for live music) several times. The live music is always great and the food is sometimes good. But touring the Fontanel mansion is definitely something that […]
When a friend (who was visiting Nashville from another state) signed us up for a Segway tour of Nashville, 2 things came to mind: I can’t do that… I’m the world’s biggest clutz and have no sense of balance! How can I possibly enjoy a “tour” of Nashville this way?… I’ll be fighting to stay upright the entire […]
What was once a good food truck in Nashville is now a great restaurant in Nashville! Setting up shop in “grungy” garage-style digs, this Wedgewood-Houston sequel to a wing-wielding food truck turns out “tantalizing” smoked-then-grilled chicken, “indulgent” mac ’n cheese and “inventive” moonshine cocktails (classic Kool-Aid is a selling point, too). Multiple screens ensure “you […]
I have never eaten from a food truck before. Sometimes I felt like I was the only person in Middle Tennessee who hadn’t. Despite its title as the “Country Music Capital” of America, Nashville’s country singers aren’t its only big stars. In recent years, food trucks have come on to the scene and become the real […]
The History Channel has made “picking” famous. What is picking you ask? Picking in its very essence is finding treasures via other people’s trash. Two people have made antique picking an American pastime: Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz. Through their show on the History Channel, American Pickers, the world was introduced (or re-introduced) to picking. Mike and […]
Are you a bargain shopper? I am. Some people bargain shop out of necessity. Other people bargain shop for the sheer thrill of finding an awesome deal. Regardless of why you bargain shop, did you know there are great places in Franklin to find amazing deals? My family and I are huge into saving money. Bargain […]