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Blowing Rock, NC

Four years ago last month, I saw the town of Blowing Rock, North Carolina, for the first time.

North Carolina is my home state, and I’ve seen a lot of that state, including the Asheville area, where both my sister and I (and our dad) went to… 516 more words


Happy Tuesday, everyone! I’m linking up (belatedly) today with Becky at Choose Happy for another week of the Currently series! I love linking up and reading what everyone is up to, so join us or comment and tell us about what’s happening in your life! 268 more words


The Blue Ridge Parkway

The Blue Ridge Parkway is ranked as one of the most scenic routes in the world. If you want to plan your first semi-long distance ride, I highly recommend checking out this spectacular road. 1,195 more words


In and Around Banner Elk, North Carolina

Ok, I know I missed Travel Tuesday, but I feel like I’ve been slacking on my travel content lately and didn’t want to wait until next week to put this one up. 1,375 more words


A birthday, Blowing Rock and a brooder box.

We went camping this weekend for my husband’s 30th birthday.

We stayed at Green Mountain RV Park in Lenoir and boy was it beautiful. We were tucked away amongst the beautiful Carolina evergreens and wrapped up in a blanket of fog almost all weekend. 533 more words

North Carolina

The Legend of Blowing Rock

Junior Editor, Erica Locklear
Junior, Scotland High School

At the same time that the rocks of the Blue Ridge Mountains were being forced upwards by tremendous power that slowly squeezed the rocks of the region together and other natural processes of weathering and erosion started tearing down the young mountains. 385 more words

Scotland High School

Restaurant Review: GameKeeper in Boone, NC & Chetola Lodge

Boone and Blowing Rock are two of our treasures near the Piedmont.  Dustin and I took a little trip up to stay at Chetola Lodge for a long weekend at Valentine’s Day.   647 more words

Restaurant Reviews