Stormy and I love the Memorial Day celebration in Marion, Va and we were lucky enough to make it there for the holiday this week. Among the highlights was the Star Spangled Banner sung by a 91 year old gentleman who had served in Patton’s 3rd Army during World War II. Each person from Smyth […]
In celebration of Mother’s Day, I decided to organize a “photo shoot” (a term very loosely applied to my photographic efforts) with my mom, sister and nieces featuring hats! The hats brought out the southern belles in us and in spite of me, Stormy was able to get quite a few good shots.
From a Rudolf Run in Jamestown to singing the Messiah in DC to unwrapping presents with my family, I sure had a good time over the holidays. While in DC, I visited Georgetown for the first time in my life and even ate a couple tongue tantalizing Georgetown cupcakes. Standing in line outside the shop […]
From an early Saturday morning pancake breakfast fly-in at Bladenboro, NC to lunch in Carthage, NC to the Grand Illumination in Williamsburg, I spent this balmy weekend soaking up the sun and the sights. Rather than share a thousand words, I’ll let the photos talk for me: [nggallery id=17]
I am sure that there are many wonderful Memorial Day celebrations all over the US, but if you want to visit a town that really celebrates while you enjoy the beauty of a spring weekend in the Blue Ridge mountains, then I suggest that you experience next Memorial Day in Marion, Virginia. First, they covered […]