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Rainy Day

Rainy Day

How beautiful is the rain! After the dust and heat, In the broad and fiery street, In the narrow lane, How beautiful is the rain! How it clatters along the roofs, Like the tramp of hoofs How it gushes and struggles out From the throat of the overflowing spout! – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, “Rain in…

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By BarefootMama, September 18, 2018
Adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains

Adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains

New adventures abound here at the Barefoot Homestead, including a 5-day trek to (and thru) Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Have you ever been? It’s gorgeous! Each year, instead of hosting parties, we each choose a special adventure for our birthday. Mine happens to fall right after a holiday, so I usually get the benefit…

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By BarefootMama, July 25, 2018
Planning our Adventures

Planning our Adventures

About this time of year we start to get the itch. For the outdoors. For someplace new. For experiences. For different. We look at our calendar together and plan out the “pretty months” of April through October. Where will we go this year? What won’t break the bank? How much vacation time have we stocked…

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By BarefootMama, February 18, 2018
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