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Home for The Holidays

We spent most of the weekend putting up Christmas decorations and lights. The newly planted fir trees on the hill behind the cottage were also decorated with garland. They were beautiful last night in the moonlight. Cocoa loves the sun room. She watches the birds that land just outside the windows and also keeps an [...]

By |2013-04-14T07:36:31-07:00November 30th, 2009|Paw Prints|1 Comment

Chippy Goes to Dog School 101

Here's my first little video, which was so easy to do because Chip is such an easy subject. He's in school at Dog School 101 and he is trying to learn how to sit, watch, stay, and lay down. Next video will have to be one with Cocoa Joy in it. BTW the trainers at [...]

By |2015-05-21T13:14:47-07:00November 13th, 2009|Memories|2 Comments

Just Gorgeous!

This past Sunday afternoon around sunset we stopped for a few moments at Tallulah Gorge. The weekends in November are called "release weekends" because the core of engineers release more water through the gorge—so much water that it actually  looks much like it did before the dam was built. Kayakers sign up early for permits [...]

By |2009-11-13T15:19:53-07:00November 13th, 2009|Fall and Winter in the Mountains|0 Comments

How Great!

I rode down to the falls yesterday morning, and from a distance I could see the mist bellowing out of the gorge as the water hit the rocks at its base. Though it was still drizzling, I walked the pathway to see the sight that never fails to move me. I always imagine Evelyn and [...]

By |2010-01-23T07:34:28-07:00November 12th, 2009|Memories|0 Comments