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This small town of Blowing Rock seems like it fell out of a Hallmark movie. The first thing you will notice while driving through the town in the summer is the impressive array of flowers and pretty stone buildings. The town seems to burst with blossoms and greenery! Everyone seems to take it slow and […]

July 20, 2023

Blowing Rock: A Blue Ridge Dog Friendly Town

We blinked and this litter turned 3 weeks! Nancy and Drew have been so much fun to cuddle with these last few weeks. Gidget has done a great job with these two. Anytime we hold one of these sweet babies, they drift off to sleep within a few minutes since they are well fed and […]

July 20, 2023

Gidget + Sully’s Summer Litter 3rd Week Update

“I knew who I was this morning, but I’ve changed a few times since then.” -Alice in Wonderland This little lady continues to sprout up before our very eyes. She is smart and sweet and loves to play with tiny things. She surprises me with her natural ability to sketch and memorize things quickly. This […]

April 18, 2023

Alayna is 8

After a year and a few months of selling our home on Buffaloway, our new property is beginning to take shape and come together! When we purchased our 30 acre property, the four acres of field were covered in blackberry bracken and pine. So James has decided to call our property Blackberry Pine Farm, at […]

April 18, 2023

We Have Ducks

Growing up we moved a lot! The advantage of moving is that you get to meet a lot of people and see and experience many things. But there is something special about coming home and having a lot of memories inside and outside those walls. We moved to Buffaloway Road when I was in the […]

April 17, 2023

Good-Bye Buffaloway

Old Salem is one of the many wonderful places in North Carolina that transports you back in time. I love living in North Carolina! Growing up we lived in the mid-west, on the west coast, on the east coast, visited up north, and the deep south. No state in my opinion can hold a candle […]

April 14, 2023

A Jaunt to Old Salem

“But now I am six. And I’m clever as clever. And now I think I’ll stay six now forever and ever.” -A.A. Milne Oh, how these little darlings have grown up so quickly. We took them for a walk in their puppy stroller and let them run and play in an open overlook. It was […]

April 14, 2023

Now We Are Six (Weeks)

Chunky babies are the cutest, at least in our opinion. Misty‚Äôs babies went from not seeing and hearing to all of the sudden, they are awkwardly chasing each other around their stall and interacting with each other. It has been so sweet to watch! Their little temperaments are already beginning to show themselves. Miss Matilda […]

January 26, 2023

Misty’s New Year Litter 2nd + 3rd Week

But seas between us broad have roared since “auld lang syne.” Staying up for New Year’s Eve was no problem in our household this year. Misty began labor that evening, and by the next day we were blessed with 2 girls and 5 boys. The 2023 year is already off to a wonderful start. We […]

January 9, 2023

Misty’s New Year Puppies