Coon Dog Day

July 14, 2012 Adventure

  Coon Dog Day is real, people. It’s a summer festival in Saluda, NC that revolves entirely around hunting dogs that like the chase raccoons up trees. In other words, it’s one big party. Here are some of my favorites from this year’s Coon Dog Day celebration.       Can’t wait for next year’s celebration!

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4th of July Festivities

July 7, 2011 Adventure

  How did you spend the 4th of July? We lazed on porches. (Southerners love their porches.)   Listened to some bluegrass.    Took a stroll down main street.   Ate our fill of red, white, and blue.      And began shopping for one of these for next year. So sparkly. Hope you all had [...]

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Sleepy in Saluda

July 5, 2011 Adventure

  This week I’m spending time with my family in a sleepy town called Saluda. There’s not a whole lot to do here and that’s just fine with me.   Our mornings are filled with long walks around town, finding something curious and new every day. Taking in the fresh mountain air and the glorious, [...]

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