What was he thinking?

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Whoa!

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Primary Election Day

Hartwood Precinct: election officials Mike Rose, Yvette Fowler, Bob Jankovits, Edwin Ridout, John & Lois Steiner, Gloria Chittum (Secretary of the Electoral Board), Brad Sullivan. We had 752 voters between 6am and 7pm (compared to 3,430 at the general election last November).

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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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Snapping turtle


Saw this one May 26th at 103 Harwill Drive on our walk to the pond. Maybe it’s the common snapping turtle.

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What was she thinking?

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Rhys David arrives

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The new patio

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Not just 221b

A new mailbox for the play house came with a set of stick-on numbers. Tim suggested 221 (as no letters were included), and helped center those three above the ornament. Owen thought it would be a shame to let all those other numbers go to waste.

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Still waiting for bluebirds

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