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Autumn Longmire is a kindergarten teacher who enjoys the happiest things in life. She was born and raised in Campbell County, Tennessee, (near the Kentucky state line) where she lives and works. She is a… Watch Video!
Brandon Milan is a South Carolina native who now calls Western North Carolina home. Along with his beautiful wife and two sons, he makes the one-hour drive to Dollywood nearly… Watch Video!
Christine Derr has put down roots in East Tennessee after years of living adventurously in several different states, from Florida to Alaska. She loves exploring East Tennessee with… Watch Video!
Erica Ho originally started Goodbye Normal (goodbyenormal.com) as a way to document her family’s international adoption journey. They have adopted from China and Ethiopia. Since then… Watch Video!
Heather Seeley was born and raised in East Tennessee/Southwest Virginia. She now lives outside of Atlanta, Georgia, with her husband and three children. Heather is the founder of.. Watch Video!
Heather Wright was born in Florida but raised in the mountains of East Tennessee. She is a wife, step-mom and adoptive momma. Because her family is always up for an adventure, Heather loves… Watch Video!
Jan Walker is an East Tennessee native who found herself in South Carolina after pursuing her dream job as a college art professor. She loves all things Tennessee, including… Watch Video!
John Stevenson was born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, and now resides in Nashville. He’s a devout roller coaster enthusiast and has been a frequent Dollywood visitor since 2001. That love for… Watch Video!
Justin Marion was born on a military base in Kansas, but his family quickly found their way back to the Appalachian Mountains. He has made Bristol, Tennessee, his home for… Watch Video!
Kelly Bandas is a Boston-native who now calls Franklin, Tennessee, home. She is a wife, mother, writer, speech language pathologist, adoption enthusiast and professional sandwich-crust-cutter-offer… Watch Video!
Kelly Harb had a landmark year in 1986. She married her husband Richard, moved to East Tennessee, and discovered Dollywood! Kelly has two wonderful adult children – a son and a daughter… Watch Video!
PJ Narramore is an East Tennessee native, a simple Southern girl, proud wife, blessed momma, farmer and business owner. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, making… Watch Video!
Sarah Gilliland hails from the suburbs of Birmingham, Alabama, and has been visiting Dollywood regularly for the past three years. When she’s not visiting her favorite theme parks, Sarah… Watch Video!
Tiffany Merritt started the blog Stuff Parents Need in 2009, seven weeks after her first child was born. She wants to share any and all helpful tips, tricks and life hacks that… Watch Video!
Vladimir Prokhnevskiy is a Charlotte, North Carolina-based business owner, national spokesperson for Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child, and a family vlogger. Vladimir and his twin brother own… Watch Video!