6 August

Whiskey with a West Virginian: Lauren Gray

Whiskey with a West Virginian: Lauren Gray

Whiskey with a West Virginian was born out of an idea to connect with my fellow mountaineers. I have an urge to discuss how we as a community can make our state better, as well as get back to my journalism roots a bit. These are not formal interviews, but rather fun opportunities to connect, have a […]

19 July

MY LITTLE SISTER IS GETTING MARRIED

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MY LITTLE SISTER IS GETTING MARRIED

My little sister is getting married. I remember when I was planning my wedding, she was my rock and voice of reason. She helped me decide things, and was able to see what fit mine and Kyle’s style before I could. When I went to have my makeup done to decide what I needed to purchase […]

30 June

WILD

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WILD

I have spent the day uploading photos, reading comments and posts from the women I met last weekend, and just trying to hold onto this feeling of clarity. Similar to how it is difficult to explain to your friends what you experienced in a foreign country, it is difficult to explain what I witnessed at […]

23 June

THE BOURBON TRAIL

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THE BOURBON TRAIL

Our dear friend Jacob turned 30 this past weekend, and his wife Maggie has been planning a surprise celebration on the Bourbon Trail for him for months. I have been lying to and avoiding Jacob for weeks, and I’m glad we finally got to reveal the big plan. Jacob had no idea what was happening […]

3 June

MAY FAVORITES

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MAY FAVORITES

I’m about to head off to vacation for the annual Queen family pilgrimage to Bald Head Island, and I am excited to see the people I rarely to see, as well as the ones I see every couple of weeks. There will be much dancing on the beach and beer consumption, and I can’t wait. […]