Tag Archives: Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Exciting News x 2

Fall is really here!!! So excited to see this beautiful maple tree (albeit in a parking lot) as I travel to and from work each day. The photo doesn’t do it justice but the leaves are all shades – green, … Continue reading

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Keep Our Bears Safe!

Remember to maintain a safe distance from the bears (and all wildlife) in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The bears are hungry and are feeding on the abundant fruits available to them.

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Wordless Wednesday

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The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is Open for Business

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is open for business (at least until Sunday, October 19, 2013)! Come one, come all to enjoy our beautiful mountains, waterfalls, hiking trails, visitor centers, picnic areas and campgrounds! We are so grateful to … Continue reading

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Hummers on the Brain

 The hummingbirds are coming!  For some inexplicable reason they arrive at my house here in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee precisely on April 16 each year. I have two feeders ready and am anxious to see some … Continue reading

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The Garden is Springing Up!

Although my business is all about “fall,” I really do enjoy all seasons. Snow sugar-coats the mountains in winter and the daffodils pop up in the spring. I celebrated the approach to spring this weekend by “playing in the dirt.” … Continue reading

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Autumn Beauty

I have never been one to “get into” poetry. I have read my fair share, however, since I was an English major in college. I always did like the Haiku poem, though. It’s short, sweet and succinct. Five syllables on … Continue reading

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