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READ THIS VERY SLOWLY... IT'S PRETTY PROFOUND. This was sent to me in an e-mail and I thought it was worth sharing with folks here on Active Rain.Too many people put off something that brings them joy just because theyhaven't thought about it, don't have it on their schedule, didn't knowit was c...
This Welcome Center is on Rte 81S just as you come into Pennsylvania from New York.
For anyone traveling north this is the West Virginia Welcome Center once you leave Va and enter West Virginia on Rte 81
Hi there-A friend of mine took these when she went on a road trip and she shared these photos with me so I could share them with all of you. I wouldn't recommend doing what she did to get them. Driving and taking a picture but I think they turned out pretty good. Let me know what you think.
Zucchini muffins 3/4 c. all-purpose flour 1/2 c. sugar 1/4 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp cinnamon 1 egg 1/4 c. canola oil 1 c finely shredded unpeeled zucchini 1/2 c chopped walnuts 1/4 c. dried currants or chopped raisins In a bowl, combine the first six ingredients....
Natural Bridge Zoo-This is their website http://www.naturalbridgezoo.com/Cover2.html If you live in Central Va and have kids these are three places to visit. It is only about a hour from Lynchburg. The kids will love it and it is a great way to spend some quality family time without breaking the...
Sweet Apple Crumble-Absolutely delicious 1 c chopped peeled tart apples 1-1/2 tsp water 1/2 tsp lemon juice 1/8 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp butter TOPPING 3 tbsp semisweet chocolate chips 2 tbsp brown sugar 2 tbsp old fashioned oats 2 tbsp peanut butter 1 tbsp all purpose flour 1/8 tsp ground cinna...
Luray Caverns-Here is their website for more info. I don't remember them having a website when I visited. Probably before the internet. Doesn't that sound prehistoric. http://www.luraycaverns.com/index.html This is a awesome place to visit. I went here quite a few years ago and was just remind...
Living in Virginia I think sometimes we take for granted some of our beautiful sights. Here are some recent photo's of the Blue Ridge Parkway. What a beautiful and glorious Virginia sight. There is a saying that we need to stop and smell the roses but iIthink we need to take a drive along this b...
Rocky Mountain Cake 2 c sugar 3/4 c milk 1 c butter 3 c flour 3 egg whites, slightly beaten 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla Mix and bake in layers. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 to 20 minutes. Into your favorite white icing put the following ground fruits; 1 pkg dates 1 pkg figs Grated coconut 1 b...