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Molly Dugger Brennan

The days before air conditioning held treasures of their own, not the least of which revolved around the stringing of the beans. more

Aug 28, 2017 9:02 AM Mill Creek Stories


Molly Dugger Brennan

Well, who’s the more clever of the two—the professional dog trainer or the big Great Dane of the family? more

Jun 26, 2017 2:38 PM Mill Creek Stories


Molly Dugger Brennan

First tent, first cookset, first foray into the wild world. Well, not exactly. more

Apr 24, 2017 8:58 AM Mill Creek Stories

It’s not New Year’s that’s the time for re-boot. At least at one spot in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, the time to begin anew is spring. more

Mar 1, 2017 8:58 AM Mill Creek Stories

The pleasures and joys of birdfeeders can yield, over time, to certain avian-announced responsibilities as well. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:11 PM Mill Creek Stories

Molly Dugger Brennan is a writer and speaker who lives in the Shenandoah Valley with her husband Patrick and four ridiculously large, rescued dogs. She has many lovely childhood memories of the Blue Ridge mountains, as every family vacation – no matter the intended destination – ended up at Tweetsie Railroad in Blowing Rock. Even the trip to Philadelphia to see the Liberty Bell somehow culminated in the North Carolina mountains. You can contact her at