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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

H is for Local Famous Haunts

Growing up in the Carolinas of the United States with a Back Mountain and Cherokee Indian heritage, I have heard many stories and legends of hauntings in the area.   498 more words

Tonia Brown's 26 Week Challenge


Last weekend I took the family up to Blowing Rock where my wife’s parents had rented a house for the weekend. We arrived Friday afternoon and planned to take the kids ice skating the following day. 224 more words

Interesting Reads

Year comes to an end (Part I)

Well my friends a fun year comes to an end. As I said in my previous blog we wanted to visit Blowing Rock and Charlotte before say goodbye to the 2014 and we did it! 323 more words


to the mountains we must go.

Last Friday, D and I pointed the car North and headed out of town. I’d been counting down the days and weeks until this trip and it was finally upon us. 544 more words