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From the Narrow Gap~ WP Challange

wee groundhogs peeking @ Patchwork Ponderings (1)

Last spring we were thrilled to share the rooms above their home. Each afternoon (when it wasn’t pouring rain) we happily watched to see who was the bravest; who would come out the narrow gap under our cabin to play in the tender grass.

wee groundhogs peeking @ Patchwork Ponderings (2)

They were a busy little crew. It was a daily debate; some said there were 9 siblings other said 7 siblings, two of which were extra feisty and running everywhere. We never saw their parents at this time. We only saw them occasionally later in the afternoon. We suspected that the crew were sneeking out when Mom and Dad went for dinner. 🙂

peeking out from the narrow gap
peeking out from the narrow gap under our cabin

It’s hard to say but this crew peeking out of the narrow gap may have been the highlight of our trip to Allegany State Park, New York.

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Travel Theme: Interior

Come peek inside the cabin window.

cabin window refection

This is interior of “our” cabin at Allegany State Park. It’s far more comfortable than it looks. You’ll be amazed at just how comfortable those beds are! The little wood stove keeps us very cozy at night and the little gas stove along with the fire outside keeps our tummies happy. But the interior of this cabin isn’t why we travel every year to “our” cabin. It’s just a happy bonus to be warm and dry at night.

We hardly spend any time in the interior of ‘our’ cabin because…

Travel theme: Interior