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Day 217; Footnotes of On Top of the Mountain.

Ho Ho, Hi Ho, into the woods we go. I was sitting here day dreaming when I saw that the weather was going to be absolutely perfect for a hike. A good hike. A hike up the mountain hike. I … Continue reading

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Husky Update

Last night I was concerned over the Husky that had suddenly appeared on my parent’s porch. We had no idea where it came from and who may be looking for it. A dog that beautiful had to have family somewhere. … Continue reading

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Day 170; Footnotes Because of People, There is No More Room at the Inn

As I write this, I am doing something I don’t normally do. I am waiting to hear back from Animal Control. No, not over the neighbor’s dog, but because for some reason a large Husky has decided to take up … Continue reading

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Day 159; Footnotes of Ouch; And You Call That Dancing?

Well that hurt. This morning moments before my son left for work I asked if he would back my Jeep out of the carport and past his vehicles. There was room to get by his car and camper, but backing … Continue reading

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May Thirteenth; Futile Bath

Many years ago, when my son was in his early teens, we had a dog named Odie who was part of our family. Adopted from a rescue, he was an amazing collection of intelligence, energy, loving and goofiness. He wanted … Continue reading

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Escape to the Mountain

I didn’t, or at least not yet, finish cleaning the leaves up from mom’s yard. Instead, after doing the responsible thing and going for groceries, I looked at the cloudy sky, thought ‘screw it’ and decided I was taking Bella … Continue reading

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March 3; Counting Down to That Day

 One thing that I do now, that I did not do four years ago, is leash up Bella and head up to hike Crowder’s Mountain at the state park. https://www.ncparks.gov/crowders-mountain-state-park/home The very first time I went up there on my … Continue reading

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Footnotes of January Eighteen, Thoughts on Saving

One year ago To all of those who was traveling the main road above my house. Thank you for slowing and not hitting my crazy escape artist dog. Poor Molly was terrified, I’m sure you could tell that in her … Continue reading

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January Ninth; New Friends

 What’s wrong with our old friends? Nothing. Old friends, the real friends, are treasures to be cherished. The ones how have been here for us and with us through the most trying of times, should beheld onto. The ones who … Continue reading

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Day 303- Footnotes of a, what the heck was that day

 Its raining again. It had stopped for a while, had even turned into a gorgeous day, but now, its raining.  Hard. Concerned because of how many leaves the earlier rain and winds knocked down, I went out to check the … Continue reading

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