Category Archives: Summer

Bushy Run: a walk in the woods

Wikipedia article on the 1763 battle

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Dad’s kitchen window

Wikipedia acticle on the raccoon

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What was he thinking?

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Drinking lunch on the Blue Ridge

At the Fox Meadow Winery, Linden, Virginia, with our friends Jim Charest and Linda Beville. It may be way up in the mountains, but the winery is not short of neighbors, hidden away in the trees:

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Erin, Dylan, and Sheara

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Owen and the Lego buffalo at Lewis Ginter Garden

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Cora’s watching trains too

After supper at the Chuck Wagon in Nokesville, we went round back to wait for Amtrak train 50, the Cardinal, Chicago to New York. From the app we knew she was thirty minutes late, so we didn’t have to wait too long. Here she comes, breezing … Continue reading

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Hot!

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Pittsburgh Trip

Dad and I paid a 53-year anniversary visit to the Pittsburgh Point on July 25th, remembering the 1963 visit by two young parents and four small boys. Both the Market Square and the 100-foot fountain are new since those days … Continue reading

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West Coast bikers depart Pittsburgh for DC

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