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Labor Day Lab Life

I think Labor Day is Tucker’s favorite holiday, and it’s not because Retrievers are a working dog breed (trust me, that is not the case for him!) but rather because the weather is cool enough for hiking but warm enough … Continue reading

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Red Top Romp

We took Tucker to Red Top Mountain over the weekend.  This state park is only about 25 minutes from our house and offers several wooded trails with access to Lake Allatoona.  It is fast becoming one of Tucker’s favorite romping … Continue reading

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Adventures In Earl: Last Sleet of the Season

My daughter and I spent the last two days hiking in the North Georgia Mountains.  We had to laugh when the near 70 degree weather we had been enjoying dipped into sub freezing temperatures just in time for our departure. … Continue reading

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The Trail Less Taken (Adventures with Earl)

This morning, hubby and I hopped into Earl and headed off to explore one of the less traveled trails along the Chattahoochee River.  It is not as popular as most of the others in the trail system, but in my … Continue reading

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Long Creek Falls (Adventures with Earl)

Today was the day that Earl (my new Jeep Renegade) got his first taste of mud! My husband, daughter and I got up this morning and ventured out to the North Georgia mountains in search of Long Creek Falls. The air was … Continue reading

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Beauty At Berry

After hiking with my daughter Saturday morning (see yesterday’s post) I was able to spend some time Saturday evening and Sunday morning enjoying the beauty of Berry College’s campus. As I snapped pictures right and left, I felt like I … Continue reading

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The Highlight of the Hike

I spent yesterday morning hiking the trails at Rocky Mount Recreation Center with my daughter (and hiking buddy) Katie.  This is a park near Berry College, where she goes to school. Although the day got off to a misty start, … Continue reading

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