Gobble de Art Blog

  • Ways to Stay Happy and Healthy at Home

    Hello friends! Dottie again. If you've been following the COVID-19 dashboard, you know the numbers have been going up. Now more than ever we need t...
  • How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions This Year

    Hey there, Hokies! Dottie here and I’m feeling free as a bird because it’s 2020. The new year has arrived! Every new year, most of us write resolutions with the goal to improve our lives in the coming year. A little birdy told me that you were struggling to keep your New Year’s Resolutions this year. Whether your goal was to eat less junk food or to get more organized, don’t fret—struggling to keep your resolutions within the first few weeks is normal. Without feather ado, I’ve got a few tips on how you can successfully make a New Year’s resolution that you’ll stick to for good! 
  • Last Minute Gift Ideas

    Happy Holidays Hokies! Still looking for the perfect Christmas gift for your loved ones? Dottie is here to save the day once again. I’ve got a few ideas that every Hokie would love to receive on Christmas morning!
  • Friendsgiving Tips

    It’s Dottie here and I’m back again with some more Friendsgiving tips! Friendsgiving is a special day to gather and celebrate the blessings of our friends. However, it can get stressful if you don’t plan correctly! So here are some tips that will make this year’s Friendsgiving the best one yet.
  • Dottie's Favorite Spring Time Activities

    Hi friends, it’s Dottie here! I’m in full spring fever now that it’s officially my favorite season! There are so many wonderful new things to enjo...
  • Dottie's Spring Break Travel Tips

    Hi friends, it’s Dottie here!   Now that it’s almost March, many of us are already wishing for the arrival of a warmer season—spring! For my Hokie...
  • Tips for Surviving Blacksburg in the Cold

    Hey Hokies,   Whether this is your first winter in the ‘Burg or your twentieth, the weather more than likely still hits you as a surprise. Blacksb...
  • New Year, New Bird

    Hello my fellow Hokies, and welcome to 2019! I’m finally settling back in after the whirlwind of a holiday season. I was flying all around seeing ...
  • How to Be the Perfect Wedding Guest, According to Dottie

    Hi Hokie Friends, It’s your feathered friend, Dottie! Over the summer I received several wedding invitations and without hesitation I quickly RSVP...
  • Dottie's New York City Adventure

    Hello, Hokies! My little Hokie feet are tired from walking around and taking in all the sights from the Big Apple. For those who don’t know, my fl...
  • Unique Gift Ideas for Hokie Dads

    Hi Hokie Friends, It’s Dottie! Very soon it will be a holiday dedicated to dad’s everywhere… Father’s Day! I love Father’s Day because it is a tim...
  • Dottie's Favorite Blacksburg Summer Activities

    Hi there Hokies, its officially summertime; meaning not only is there a plethora of parking spots in the Burg’, but also a bounty of fun things to...