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Monday, September 21, 2015

It's Awww Monday! September 21, 2015

Our Awesome Day...
Yesterday we drove up to Jacksonville   
which is close to Ashland Oregon.
I had signed us up for an afternoon
of wine tasting. Here are a few photos:
 
There were several Trolley buses
that shuttled us from winery to winery....
 
The Daisy Creek winery was especially
pleasant with a grape arbor and lamas
nearby. They raise the lamas for
the wool and I bet the fertilizer helps
grow all the luscious grapes.
 

This lama was especially friendly as
I was feeding him fallen apples
from their orchard.
 
 
There were also oodles of different butterflies.
 
 
After touring 5 wineries we opted
to get a bite to eat at Deja Vu .
 
 
Fred insisted on joining us....
 
 
Needless to say we had to tuck him
into bed once we got to our B and B!
We stayed at The Bybee Historic Inn .
It was only a little bit out of town and
was a beautiful place to stay. It was
incredibly gorgeous and was built in 1857.
Two years before Oregon became a state! 
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8 comments:

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Wow, that bed and breakfast has been around for a while.
Fred looks like he enjoyed the sampling just a bit too much...

Sandee said...

Awww on that face. What a cutie.

I would have loved going on the wine tour with you. How fun. Looks like Fred overachieved. Too cute.

Have a fabulous Awww Monday. Big hugs to you and tons of scritches to Miss Lucy. ♥♥♥

BeadedTail said...

Looks like a very lovely visit! The wineries of the Willamette Valley are nice to visit too if you're ever up in our neck of the woods!

Stephen Hayes said...

I wish I got to travel in luxury like Fred.

Linda said...

Lovely photos, Kathe, and it is so nice to see a friendly llama! :)

messymimi said...

What a happy day!

Laika said...

It sounds like a you all had a great day. Mom say she envy you the wine tasting LOL. We love the photo of the beautiful butterflys :)

Caren Gittleman said...

oh my those butterflies are exquisite! I am not into wine but I LOVE the butterflies!
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