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Daily Archives: July 29, 2015

Goodbye to our sweet Boots

On March 15, Grant and I lost our sweet Boots.  She was the sunshine of our home, always playing, always light in spirit and always making us laugh.  From the way she slept, to the way she would jump in the air to play with her toys, she always made…

5 Tips for Successful Bird Watching

Can you name the number one spectator sport in North America? It’s not baseball, figure skating or racing. It’s bird watching. That’s right, more people are watching birds than football and hockey combined.  Yay!  Go Birds! With so many people hoping to see a…

My favorite town – Chattanooga

I remember after I graduated from college, I couldn’t wait to get out of the Southeast.  My adverterous heart needed more.  My father, who subscribed to National Geographic, was always pointing out the beautiful places in the US and how, while I was young, should go out and…