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By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Book Recommendation: The Attorney by Steve Martini The Attorney (2000) is book number five in the legal thriller series featuring defense attorney Paul Madriani by The New York Times bestselling American author Steve Martini. Dolores and I have read and enjoyed most of the books in this fourteen ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Hunan Style Chicken from Pacifica Cafe for Lunch Chef Dolores did some Saturday morning shopping at the Main Street Farmers Market in Kentlands and then stopped at Pacifica Cafe for a take out lunch to bring home. We had the hot and sour soup and then the Hunan Style Chicken which is stir fried w...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Kentlands/Lakelands Annual Night Out, August 1, 2017 The Kentlands/Lakelands Annual Night Out event will take place on August 1, 2017 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the Kentlands Clubhouse Lawn. The following notice provided by the Kentlands Citizens Assembly provides the details. This is a free event ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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National Ice Cream Day at Bruster's Ice Cream Chef Dolores and I celebrated National Ice Cream Day at our favorite ice cream store. Bruster's is located at 18519 Frederick Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20879.Barbara Todaro should read no further. We had waffle cones with Peach Melba, Death by Choc...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Discovering New Favorite Craft Beers at Victory Brewing Company Chef Dolores and I were on a day trip to Wilmington, Delaware to visit Winterthur. After a garden tour, a museum tour, lunch and then a tour of the mansion, we decided to stop at Kennett Square, Pennsylvania for a beer tasting at Vic...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Peony, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland IMG 1999 This peony was photographed in our Kentlands home garden in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Peonies do grow well in our area. If you plant peonies, keep in mind that these plants need to be supported. The heavy blooms will fall over when the get...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Treasures on Trial at Winterthur Chef Dolores and I visited Winterthur, in Wilmington, Delaware to see their current special museum exhibit Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes. Dolores has an art history background and has served as a museum docent in Washington, DC and thi...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Pale Ale and Lobster Tail Chef Dolores and I were enjoying lobster tails for dinner at the Bonefish Grill in Kentlands. Dolores had a glass of chardonnay and my selection was Doggie Style Pale Ale, on draft, from Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, Maryland. This is an excellent summertime beer sele...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Book Recommendation: Testimony by Scott Turow Testimony (2017) is a legal thriller about an American prosecutor's investigation of a refugee camp's mystifying disappearance by The New York Times bestselling author Scott Turow. Dolores and I enjoyed this novel and recommend it for your reading lis...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Redtree Winery Red Wine Tasting Chef Dolores and I attended a red wine tasting of Parlie, California wines by Redtree Winery. We liked the Pinot Noir and the Cabernet Sauvignon and recommend these wines when you are looking for an inexpensive red wine selection. Click on the link to reach the web...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Book Recommendation: Jackdaws by Ken Follett Jackdaws (2001) is an outstanding historical novel featuring Felicity "Flick" Clairet, a senior agent in British special operations, and her French Resistance missions in the days leading to D day. The international bestselling Welsh author is Ken Foll...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Eggplant Parmigiana from Buca di Beppo for Dinner Chef Dolores picked up our dinner from Buca di Beppo, an Italian restaurant in Kentlands, our home community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland. We had eggplant parmigiana topped with homemade marinara sauce, Roma tomatoes, fresh basal and ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Book Recommendation: Billionaire by Peter James Billionaire (1983, Reissued 2015) is the third novel, a financial thriller, by British author of crime fiction Peter James. This book was not successful when first published but was a bestseller when reissued decades later. Click on the links to lea...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Beer Tasting at The St. George Brewing Company in Hampton, Virginia Chef Dolores and I visited The St. George Brewing Company in Hampton, Virginia to sample their beers. We purchased the Porter, based on a traditional English style porter to take home. If you like porters, this is one that you sh...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Comments 19
Summer Wedding Expo at the Glenview Mansion, Rockville, Maryland A Summer Wedding Expo is scheduled for Sunday, July 16, 2017 from noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Glenview Mansion at the Rockville Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20851. Admission cost is $5.00.There will be ov...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Craft Beer Selection: Crystall Brett from the Virginia Brewers Pack Our craft beer selection with lunch was Crystall Brett, a Brett beer with crystal hops, a collaboration by Devils Backbone Brewing Company and Three Notch'd Brewing Company. This is one of the six craft beers in the Virginia Brew...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Montgomery Village Farmers' Market, Saturday, July 15th I have previously posted blogs about the two farmers' markets located within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland. The nearby Montgomery Village Farmers' Market is one of our favorites. It is open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Oct...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Artichoke Dip Recipe from Vicki Via Vicki Via at RE/MAX Realty Group in Gaithersburg, Maryland provided this recipe.  It was served at an office event and several people requested the recipe.1 - can Artichoke hearts -- drained & cut1 - 8 oz pkg Cream Cheese -- softened1 - cup Mayo1 - cup Parmesan...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Shrimp Fra Diavolo from Buca di Beppo for Lunch We are fortunate to have many restaurants in Kentlands, our home neighborhood within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland. For lunch, we had Shrimp Fra Diavolo from Buca di Beppo, an Italian restaurant. This is garlic shrimp with crushed red pepper wi...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
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Rabies Clinic for Dogs and Cats, Sunday, July 16, 2017 The City of Gaithersburg, Maryland will be participating in three more Rabies Clinics for Dogs and Cats during this summer season. The next clinic will be held on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at the Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Cen...

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