Category Archives: Virginia

Running past the weeds

On a morning run at Willowmere Park I passed a stunning display of thistles. I walked back for a closer look and found more to see than just weeds. The hummingbird moth was a bonus but the bindweed so entranced … Continue reading

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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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Fredericksburg railroad bridge

Drizzly January afternoon, looking NE from Brock’s across the Rappahannock River to Stafford. I counted 68 seagulls on the bridge. Stylized B&W version is buried here.

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Owen and the Lego buffalo at Lewis Ginter Garden

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Children’s Museum, Fredericksburg

Owen. Picture by Sandy.

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Waiting for spring

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Nokesville was so cold…

After dinner at the Chuck Wagon, it was so cold we had to watch the trains from the car. A few days later, at the same spot:

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Rappahannock River

Looking first upstream from Belmont, then downstream, 10am October 17, 2015.

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Head and shoulders above

Edwin, Thomas, Ruth, Bronwyn, after the visit to Monticello.

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