North Carolina

The Carolina Renaissance Festival 2018

The Carolina Renaissance Festival
November 4, 2018
I love it when my expectations blow me away, which recently happened at the Carolina Renaissance Festival this past weekend. Our family recently went for the first time together. You can see all of my Instagram photos here. The festival offers a lot of shows to enjoy that are scheduled...

New Schleich® Pop-Up Toy Store At SouthPark Mall In Charlotte, North Carolina

Schleich
October 18, 2018
One of my favorite things about living in Charlotte, North Carolina is that retailers from all over the world are eager to open up stores here, as they know Charlotteans have a sophisticated, global taste. Well, one of the world’s most renowned toy companies, Schleich®, happens to have its U.S. headquarters...

Andi’s Pick: Great Wolf Lodge Concord

Great Wolf Lodge
November 6, 2017
Great Wolf Lodge Concord: Concord, North Carolina First Impression I was completely unprepared by how overwhelming (in such a good way) the Great Wolf Lodge would be at first. Can you even imagine 80,000 square feet of fun? When it comes to budget-friendly family travel in the greater Charlotte area,...

A New Reason To Visit The Biltmore Estate With Your Family Immediately

The Biltmore Estate
July 11, 2017
One of my favorite places in the entire world is just a short drive away from my hometown: The Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina. If you have been following My Beautiful Adventures for a while, then I am certain you are familiar with how often we visit this extraordinarily...

Wilmington, North Carolina: Day 3

North Carolina Aquarium
June 6, 2017
My son and I share a deep and profound love for aquariums, so I knew there was no way we were leaving Wilmington, North Carolina without visiting the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher in Kure Beach. Kure Beach is definitely an extraordinary destination that deserves a visit in itself, but...