5 Tough Challenges You’ll Unfortunately Experience When Moving Far From Home

I live approximately 829 miles away from home. I figured that out by typing my old address and new address into google maps. So, my family will never just randomly “stop by” for a visit to surprise my boyfriend and I one day. They can’t go on over if there’s a problem. They won’t even be available if I really need some advice. We have … Continue reading 5 Tough Challenges You’ll Unfortunately Experience When Moving Far From Home

Vibe Nutrition: Herbalife Shakes With A Side Of Exercise

By Hope Kumor (We’re made of pure muscle!) When I walked into Vibe Nutrition in Murfreeboro, I was greeted by a group of friendly, enthusiastic and sweet girls who smiled and said “Hello!” I couldn’t believe the positive energy and kindness they showed me. I grew up in PA, which I consider to be a not-so-helpful circle of people.  So when I moved to Tennessee, I … Continue reading Vibe Nutrition: Herbalife Shakes With A Side Of Exercise

The First Mother’s Day Away

Every day, someone is packing up their belongings and uprooting their previous life to go somewhere else. There could be several reasons such as a new job, being closer to family and friends, new environment or just needing a change. Regardless the reason, it happens and I know it.  But, that doesn’t make me feel better though. Tomorrow will be my first Mother’s Day away … Continue reading The First Mother’s Day Away

One Of The Hardest Decisions Of My Life And Then Some

I stared at the screen with wet eyes trying to distract myself from the situation. With puffy and red eyes, I tried to write an article from start to finish. But, I needed to take cry breaks in-between. I loved that dog within a day or two, but when you love something that much, you must let it free. Last week, I went to Paws … Continue reading One Of The Hardest Decisions Of My Life And Then Some

Woody’s BBQ: A Modern Southern Atmosphere

When it comes to BBQ, you’d think there would be more restaurants to choose from in the Murfreesboro area, but surprising there are only a few. And, since I’m from Pennsylvania, BBQ isn’t really something they offer back home. Well, if they do, it’s processed and pre-cooked with preservatives and a high amount of sodium. When my boyfriend and I moved to Tennessee, he kept hinting toward finding … Continue reading Woody’s BBQ: A Modern Southern Atmosphere

Get ready for some down-home pickin’ at Dewdrop Jamboree

MURFREESBORO – Music lovers can tap their toes and hum along as the Dewdrop Jamboree gets underway at 6 p.m. Saturday at Patterson Park Community Center in Murfreesboro. “This is our second concert, and we know there’s hardly anywhere to listen to music without being in a bar,” says Larry Martin, originator and producer of the Dewdrop Jamboree. Martin, who has been musically inclined from … Continue reading Get ready for some down-home pickin’ at Dewdrop Jamboree

Farmers take the market online

Farmers market hours aren’t always so convenient and can eat up half of what for some may be a rare day off. And not everyone is comfortable with the crowds and lines. An alternative exists in StonesRiverMarket.com. “I do think people like not having the fight the crowds on Saturday,” says John Erdmann, owner of Stones River Market. “The Saturday Market (on Murfreesboro Square beginning … Continue reading Farmers take the market online