2 Easy Crock-Pot Meals for the Cabin

Yum. There's nothing like leaving the cabin in the morning, then coming back to a yummy crock-pot-cookin' smell!

Yum. I sure do love my crock pot. Here’s a perfect day. You wake up lazily in a log cabin. Throw a few ingredients in the crock pot, then head out for a day of hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains. Grab a quick lunch somewhere, then play in a stream for an hour or […]

Happy Birthday, CabinConnection.com!

I have to admit, I’m feeling downright proud of myself this week. I finally managed to clean out the pesky laundry room that’s been bugging me for months. I found an elusive patriotic outfit for my daughter’s President’s Day show next week (wrong time of year…). And I just crossed one whole year of blogging […]

Romantic Valentine’s Day Dinner for the Cabin

It’s just a week until Valentine’s Day. Are you ready? If you’re planning a romantic cabin getaway to the Smokies for next weekend, there may be some, ummm… pressure for everything to be perfect for your valentine. No worries — CabinConnection.com is here to help! In this post, we’ll look at setting the mood and […]

5 Tidbits about the Smoky Mountain area

Here’s this week’s roundup of Smoky Mountain happenings: Wilderness Wildlife Week Hikes — This great little informational post is from PigeonForge.com and tells about the events planned for the week of Jan. 9-15. February Sweetheart Specials — From Bear’s Den Vacation blog. Top 10 Adventure Stories of 2010 — From Outside Online blog, read about […]

World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

I can’t believe I’m going to do this. I don’t like to share this recipe, because these cookies are my claim to fame! I really and truly make the world’s best chocolate chip cookies. When I’m not master blog writer for Cabin Connection, my other job is a part-time professor. One of my traditions is […]