Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Part 2 - The Adventure Continues

We had so much fun exploring the retreat and once the Dweeb got over being scared even he seemed to enjoy himself. Here he is thinking he is a mountain dog.













Mom says you could how happy I was - she said there was something in my eyes - they shined extra bright and I was so full of energy I could barely sit still. I did on occasions though but I was ready and every time Mom or Dad moved I was waiting to go go go. One of the places we went was called Beaver Dam. This is a hydro electric dam and Mom and Dad said it was very impressive. We were to busy sniffing to check out something as silly as the view.


























Then Mom and Dad went out to dinner to a place that sat right on top the mountain. This was the view from their table. Mom said it was wonderful to be able to sit outside with a gentle breeze, the smell of the dogwoods and to just breath in the all the fresh air and see the beauty all around. Bah humbug I say - we got left behind with a bone and they didn't even bring us a doggie bag! Oh we forgot to mention we had beautiful weather the WHOLE weekend - it was 78 degrees but the best part of all - there was air conditioning vents in the floor of the cabin and it took me all of 2 seconds to remember what those are for - aaaaaaaaahhhhhhh nothing beats a cool tummy. The adventure continues again tomorrow.



24 comments:

  1. Wonderful!. You DO seem extra happy Mr R.

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  2. Lovely views and we are so glad you had wonderful weather all weekend whilst you were on holiday. Have a terrific Tuesday.
    Best wishes Molly

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  3. Absolutely beautiful views my pals. My mommy is green with envy - I think she wants to go. I heard her talking to daddy last night and telling him they were dog friendly. Awesome - can't wait to hear more about your adventures! XOXO - Bacon

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  4. Have you seen a beaver there too? I love this place, it look interesting and I bet the air is full of fabulous smells!

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  5. We wish we could have sneaked along in your suitcase....ah air conditioner vents in the floor...pure heaven.
    stella rose

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  6. That must have been BOTH a Delicious and Beautiful Dinner... since they TOTALLY FURGOT to bring a WHITE BOX fur you two.
    OH the COOLING hole in the floor... SO refreshing.
    This place has EVERYTHINGY... EXCEPT the White Box.
    So glad the weather was perfect.

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  7. It's great to be on vacation.

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  8. Now that's a view! You are looking like a mountain dog. We sure are jealous of all those beautiful furs
    Lily & Edward

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  9. OMD! Look at those views! You two are so lucky...that place is beautiful! You do look bright eyed and bushy tailed, my pal! ready to go, Go, GO!
    *high paws*
    Oz

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  10. LOL. You really did sit right over the AC! That's funny.

    What a fantastic place for the humans to eat dinner. Stunning view.

    Glad Denny was able to 'relax' a bit and enjoy the getaway. Oreo has a hard time in new places too, but does better after the first night.

    Looking forward to hearing more!

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  11. We agree, you definitely can see the happiness in your eyes! :)

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  12. Looks you you all are having a great adventure!! We can't wait to hear more!!
    Smileys!
    Dory, Jakey, Arty & Bilbo

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  13. A change of scenery is always good for the soul! Lightning keeps lying on the cool air vents here, but silly boy, the a/c isn't on yet:)

    Woos - Phantom, Ciara, and Lightning

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  14. Denny you look so CONFIDENT!! Looks like the best place for you....well, for all of you. So beautiful.

    XXXOOO Bella & Roxy

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  15. Oh you are so fortunate to have humans who take you on vacation to such great, dog friendly places.
    Toodle pip!
    Bertie (feeling very envious).
    Ps Gail wants to know if you were anywhere near Table Rock Lake?

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  16. OMD, you guys are having the time of your lives!

    Love ya lots♥
    Mitch and Molly

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  17. I bet with all those glorious furs that the floor a/c felt heavenly! Those are such beautiful pictures. I bet your whole family felt so relaxed!
    oxox
    Daisy

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  18. Crikey .. you are having the BEST time! What a great place and soooooo beautiful!!! My Mum wants to go to that restaurant. She reckons she could look at that view forever. Hey Reilly .... you've got feet, mate!!! I've only ever seen you in your boots. You've got feet .... just like me!!
    I've nominated you for a yoo hoo! YOO HOO! award. you can find out all about it at: http://charliedownunderinoz.blogspot.com.au/2014/04/yoo-hoo-yoo-hoo-award.html No pressure though though, mate!!!! the award is yours if you do it or not.

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  19. Howdy Mates, what a wonderful holiday. The views are magnificent and cool vents in the floor??? How fabulous. Wish we had them when it was hot, they sound amazing. Sorry you didn't get a doggie bag mates.
    No worries, and love, Stella and Rory

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  20. Oh yeah! Denny DOES look like a mountain doggie standin' there all majestic!
    And that view ~ wowsa! Ma said that she is all jealous, and that she bets that was the bestest dinner evers!
    Oh, and I am SO with you on the floor vent thingie...ahhhhhh! I loves the AC!
    What a FABulous time! (next time, ya thinks you could manage to stow me aways in your luggage??)
    Kisses,
    Ruby ♥

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  21. This is an amazing place guys - tell your mom "well done" from us for finding it.
    Wally & Sammy

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  22. Haha can't believe you lay on the A/C vent! The dinner looks mahvolus too bad you didn't get to go! Love Dolly

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  23. My my, what a beautiful place. Love the view and I bet you all had a wonderful time.

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