Tag Archives: wild turkeys

A Gathering of Artists

I enjoyed the company of some very talented quilters this week who had  assembled for several days of camaraderie, creativity and inspiration.  Their quilter’s retreat at nearby Claytor Lake is an annual event and I was treated to lunch and … Continue reading

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Fall Preview

My favorite weather geek has predicted record low temperatures for the New River Valley in the THIRTIES for Wednesday.  Sounds like nature’s fall preview has begun.  I like the little hints that summer is winding down and Autumn is preparing … Continue reading

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Porch Sitting

You don’t have to take a walk through the woods to enjoy the wonders of nature. One of my greatest joys is to sit on my front porch and wait silently for the parade of creatures that otherwise mill around … Continue reading

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Tom and Weber – Ready for Spring!

Springtime loosens winter’s grip gradually:  one day warm and sunny the next day cold and snowy. By the calendar, one day it’s Winter and the next day it’s Spring but our weather rarely gets the message.  So goes the month … Continue reading

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