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Remembering Sonny's Grill

All that’s left of Sonny’s Grill is this commemorative plaque that can be found in front of the outdoor patio at Six Pence Pub in downtown… 93 more words

May 23, 2018

Silvervale Falls

There are a lot of road closures due to recent rains (221 south of Blowing Rock) and teh Parkway was closed at the Viaduct. 41 more words


Short Trip to Charlotte and Blowing Rock

Top of Beacon Heights

The end of the Linville Falls Plunge Basin trail

A modified Smoke Stack at Our Daily Bread

French Toast at The New Public House… 454 more words


(Autism) Safety Harness; Thomas The Train at Tweetsie Railroad

Jacob loves trains! Especially, Thomas the Train and all of his friends. We always plan our summer vacation several months in advance. Last year we decided to visit… 575 more words


Julian Price Park (BRP) to Raven Rocks Overlook (BRP)

Hike: Mountains to Sea Trail – Segment 5
Date: April 21st, 2018
Notes: We got an earlier start than usual and made it up to Raven Rocks Overlook bright and early on Saturday morning.  420 more words


Time for High Country Carrots

Dinning out in Blowing Rock, NC this week I enjoyed a garden staple which a master chef had raised to a sublime state. While my culinary skills won’t produce a transformative dinning experience, I do grow tasty carrots and you can too. Read more…


A Weekend in Blowing Rock, NC

One of my favorite things about living in Raleigh is our close proximity to the beaches and mountains of North Carolina; no matter the season, it feels like we are just a short road trip away from a new adventure. 1,059 more words