Lake Cumberland – Where To Stay On The Lake

  If you are looking for a panoramic view of  beautiful Lake Cumberland, you cannot go wrong with the Lodge at Jamestown Resort & Marina.  Every single one of the Lodge rooms has a spectacular view of the lake.  There are a variety of room styles to choose from – each with a million dollar […]

Lake Cumberland – Things To Do!

Lake Cumberland is famous as the Houseboat Capital & here in Jamestown & Russell Springs we have more rental houseboats in one location than anywhere else in the United States!  Millions of people come every year to our beautiful, big & deep lake to enjoy the unique vacation experience of houseboating.  But what if you […]

How to Plan a Houseboat Vacation

Lake Cumberland Houseboat rentals are perfect to reconnect with family & friends…every person in your group will find something that makes the Lake Cumberland houseboat vacation the “best vacation ever!”  Houseboats on Lake Cumberland come complete with beautiful kitchens, living areas, super comfy & modern bedroom suites, and many houseboats offer a variety of slides […]

Make Your Own KY Mint Julep

It is the very dream of drinks, the vision of sweet quaffings. The Bourbon and the mint are lovers. In the same land they live, on the same food they are fostered. The mint dips its infant leaf into the same stream that makes the bourbon what it is. The corn grows in the level […]

25 Things You Didn’t Know About Kentucky

This year marks the 225th birthday of Kentucky!  In honor of this special year, here are 25 reasons to celebrate our great bluegrass state! Wow! The first enamel bathtub was made in Louisville in 1856 Thomas Alva Edison introduced the first electric light bulb to crowds at the Southern Exposition in Louisville in 1883. Mother’s […]

Latest Research: Vacations Help You Be Healthier & Happier

“Vacation is not only good for the heart, it’s good for the soul” ~ Lincoln the Chihuahua “When people go on a relaxing vacation, they tend to return happier and more relaxed. (The operative word here being relaxing, not frenzied whirlwind.) Traffic? A smile and nod instead of flipping the bird. An upset at the […]

Lincoln the Chihuahua’s Kentucky Jam Cake

“If we’re not meant to have midnight snacks, why is there a light in the fridge?”  ~ Lincoln the Chihuahua THE HOLIDAY SEASON IS HERE  & I wanted to share an old time Kentucky recipe that over the decades became a perennial blue ribbon winner at the Kentucky State Fair and a featured dessert at […]

Lincoln the Chihuahua – Shop Small

“I always shop small, it’s who I am”  ~ Lincoln the Chihuahua The Lake Cumberland area of Jamestown and Russell Springs is alive with unique local shopping!  With Christmas right around the corner, I took off to explore Russell County and found some great, one of a kind shops — everything from totally awesome Antique […]

Best Kentucky Trout Recipe!

Lincoln the Chihuahua – A Kentucky Adventurer                               (& Kentucky Foodie) After my great adventure to the Cumberland River & Hatchery Creek Trout Stream in Jamestown, Kentucky, I decided to investigate some great Kentucky Trout Recipes and found one that looks absolutely […]

Lincoln the Chihuahua – Ultimate Fishing!

Wow! I just returned from the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery’s new trout steam and it is awesome!  Did you know that it is the only trout stream of its kind in the entire United States… and it is right here in Jamestown, Kentucky!   The trout were really jumping and I had great luck […]