Notes for the Road: Walk Georgia Blog

Go: Hunting and Hopping…

Easter egg hunts are definitely our favorite part of Easter. They are also a fun and creative way to get you and your family moving! Georgia State Parks all over the state are hosting their own Easter egg hunts and events (including the famous annual hunt at Roosevelt’s Little White House), so you’re sure to…
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Recipe: Jamaican Jerk Chicken

As someone who has grown up eating chicken for most of their life, I can tell you that it gets old cycling through the same old recipes that call for baking, grilling, and frying. But have no fear! This jerk chicken recipe will put an end to boring chicken dinners….
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Go: Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site

Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation was the site of a booming rice farm in Brunswick, GA during the early 1800s. Family members have kept the plantation open as a historic site. The trails that criss-cross the plantation are great for anyone who loves walking and hiking! Many of these trails overlook the beautiful…
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Active Mom’s Monthly Message: Where do you Move More?

By Maria Bowie, Walk Georgia Program Director The perfect weather of late reminded me about some fantastic local outdoor destinations for ‘moving more’ that we often overlook. One of my favorite spots in the Athens area is the State Botanical Garden. Recent trips with my daughter and son reminded me…
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Recipe: Spinach and Corn Savory Pancakes

Our favorite new food trend is turning traditional confections into delicious dinners. We love a veggie-full pot pie and have even seen savory layer cakes and doughnuts (!), so when we saw a healthier version of our favorite sweet breakfast treat, we had to try! These savory pancakes are a…
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Go: Little Ocmulgee State Park

Have any Spring Break plans? If you don’t, you should head on down to Little Ocmulgee State Park. Located just off of 441 in South Georgia, it’s the perfect family vacation spot! Settled beneath the oaks and Spanish moss is the campground, 60-room lodge, and beautiful lake front cottages (some…
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