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ATLANTA – Interstate 75 is a north-south route, while Interstate 20 is runs east-west. Most people know that’s the case because they’re either familiar with the roads or they know that highways with odd number designations run north-south while even number roads run east-west. What you may not have known…

ASEHVILLE, N.C. –  We sat at the counter of Tupelo Honey Cafe watching the organized madness before us. Chefs ladled gravy into bowls while sausage patties sizzled on the griddle before our eyes. Order after order made its way to the plate. The pancakes that cooked  away just a few…

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – I had no direction in mind when I walked into the chocolate bar. French Broad Chocolate Bar’s offerings are extensive, centering around, obviously, chocolate. I ordered a cinnamon and cayenne hot chocolate and a mint brownie. Apparently, I didn’t coordinate my selections. The brownie was deliciously rich…

The GPS was set. The music was blaring – the Black Crowes’ rendition of “God’s Got It.” There was a driving rain outside the window, but I had a destination in mind. Finally, the interstate unceremoniously gives way to a state highway. Before long, the relatively flat landscape yields to…