Christmas decorations on a tree

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

Where I come from, and that would be Europe, the eve of the celebrated day is actually more important than the day itself. Read more

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The Weather Outside Is Frightful

For your winter vacations Gatlinburg seems like the obvious choice when you live in southeastern United States. Read more

Holiday lights in Gatlinburg street

12 Days of Christmas in Pigeon Forge

As you drive through Pigeon Forge on your way to Gatlinburg in Tennessee, you will see the light displays featuring the elements from the 12 Days of Christmas song: Read more

Downtown Gatlinburg At Night

Auld Lang Syne

Our son is learning to play Auld Lang Syne on the piano. He said it was easier than it looked. Read more

Multicolored Holiday Star Lights

A Very Merry Smoky Mountain Christmas

It’s no surprise that so many visitors come to the Smoky Mountains for the holidays. Read more

snow covered smokey mountains and rushing river

Christmas Shopping in the Smokies

You might be wondering what is in Gatlinburg Tennessee. Read more