Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat
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... for names, dates, and other facts, I found, and continue to find, what's truly important - living, breathing, loving, kind, FAMILY.
JOHN: This trip exceeded my expectations in so many ways. I told myself before we left that I would not leave home counting the days until we returned, that everyone smiles in the same language so relax and enjoy the experience, what a concept right? So once the HELL of getting over ...
Up early and off to breakfast at a local restaurant, conveniently located right across the street from the motel. We drove across to it. Why? Because the rain continued to fall at a steady, heavy, pounding, pace. Just like the preceding 24 hours.
The restaurant was packed with "mature" folk (always a sign of good value) and the food was tasty, although the eggs "sunny" seemed a little under done. More about that later.
Breakfast out of the way we loaded up the car ...
Sunday morning, we broke camp and left around 830. We wanted to get on the road early as we had a long drive home. Before we made it out of the campground, however, we had to stop for a buck walking across the road. Outside of camp, we took Little River Road towards Gatlinburg. We made a quick stop at Meigs Falls at the point where Meigs Creek flows into Little River. After this, we continued through Gatlinburg to Cosby and got on the ...
As we sit down to write this blog the sun has come out. Not the same when we left this morning, low clouds and rain. Well a couple days ago we were told by a lovely couple of a covered bridge in Madison county which they had seen that morning, they said this was the bridge used in the famous film. "The Bridges of Madison County" so we had to go, having been given ...
... campers are HOT, I tell you. So the new owners will pick up Toto II tomorrow. They are thrilled and excited. And we're happy that she's going to people who are ready for fun and adventure. New owners are Jeri and Jeff and you can follow Toto's new adventures with her new family at jerilynnsfarm.com
I wanted to spend a little time out here tonight. Sigh. It was a great home. And it did feel like our home for 11 months of ...