Our Border-Aussie – Memories in Black and White

My Jack

A few months shy of his ninth birthday, we lost our Jack.

Just writing that hurts. I haven’t had it in me to share it with more than family and close friends, but it’s time.

On July 31, Jack woke as usual a little after 6:00, but he didn’t seem to feel well […]

October Snow Storm in the Shenandoah Valley

If this is the trick, then I’m ready for the treat!

October 29th, 2011, I woke up to a winter wonderland — the Autumn trees were covered in snow. It snowed steady until about 1:00, when the big clumps of snow started falling from the trees. All told, we ended up with just under 6″ […]

Jack in the Snow – Wordless Wednesday

Jack in the January Snow

*** This personal blog is comprised solely of the opinions, views, projects, and travels of its author, Stacey Morgan Smith. She is lucky enough to have loving family and friends whom she drags along with her on her adventures and whom she puts to work on her little farm. She uses this blog to help promote living in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, from Roanoke to the Potomac River.**

Love My Farm Dog – The Border Mutt

Love my border mutt!

my border collie mutt

*** This personal blog is comprised solely of the opinions, views, projects, and travels of its author, Stacey Morgan Smith. She is lucky enough to have loving family and friends whom she drags along with her on her adventures and whom she puts to work on her little farm. She uses this blog to help promote living in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, from Roanoke to the Potomac River.**