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By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Bleeding Heart, Lamprocapnos spectabilis, Kentlands Photowalk Bleeding Heart flowers are very small and could be easy to miss during photowalks. You need to be careful with your focus and the camera angle when photographing them. This photograph was taken in Kentlands, our home community within t...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Kentlands Spring Photowalk: Tulips Spring is a good time to photowalk through the Kentlands and Lakelands communities within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland.  I enjoy photographing the flowers and the blossoms.  Daffodils and tulips are among the early spring flowers to be enjoyed. These are A...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Spring Colors in Maryland:  Kentlands Photowalk An easy way to get some needed exercise is to take walks through your home community.  Add a camera and you will be photowalking as you seek the colors of the season.  My photowalks are usually in our home community of Kentlands within the City of G...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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See Something, Say Something, Call 911: Stay Alert   The City of Gaithersburg has distributed the following notice from the Department of Homeland Security. Terrorism is a timely topic for family discussions. All of us need to be alert for the signs of terrorism.  Please make an immediate call to...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Tulip in the Rain, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond, VA When you are unable to load photographs with your ActiveRain blog editor, an alternative is to copy and paste them. There are limitations to this technique but that is what I did for this blog. I posted this photograph on Facebook and...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: Mississippi Blood by Greg Iles Previously, I have recommended The Natchez Trilogy by The New York Times bestselling author Greg Iles. The tree novels are Natchez Burning (2014), The Bone Tree (2015) and the latest book that I recently read Mississippi Blood (2017). I strongly...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Happy Hour Craft Beer Selection: Dogfish Head 90 Minute Imperial IPA Our happy hour at home craft beer selection was 90 Minute Imperial IPA from Dogfish Head Brewery in Milton, Delaware. If you enjoy India Pale Ale, this is one that you will love. Click on the link to learn more. Drink responsibl...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Spring Blooms in Kentlands Dolores and I live in Kentlands, a neo-traditional community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland.  This area is part of the Maryland suburbs of the District of Columbia.  Kentlands is great for photowalking.  The homes are pretty and there are many flowers among t...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Craft Beer Selection: Baltic Porter from Flying Dog Brewery Our happy hour at home craft beer selection was Baltic Porter from Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, Maryland. When this selection was introduced, it was paired with chocolate chip cookies from Baltimore's well known Otterbein's Bakery. T...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Gaithersburg MD | MD ONE LEVEL HOMESMy knowledge of our community and the love of my job assisting families find their dream homes. I have been able to place many buyers in the perfect home over the years.  This is not a job for me but a passion that has become a rewarding career. For this very r...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Gaithersburg MD | Is Now a Good Time to Rent?Gaithersburg MD Local Market Tidbits:Today I decided to bring you some news about the things that matters the most to our local real estate marketAs you are aware, the real estate market is like the weather. The economic conditions within the area are ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Dealing with Dandelions When we have dandelions in our lawns, we usually turn to weed killers or the special tools have been developed to dig up the dandelions.  Regardless of the removal techniques are used, many of the dandelions survive to grow to maturity.As I photowalk through Kentlands, I h...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Wine Selection: Casal Garcia Vinho Verde White Wine Chef Dolores selected a Casal Garcia Vinho Verde white wine to accompany our dinner. This is a refreshing wine with a citrine color and a clear appearance. It has a slightly fruity aroma. It also has a bargain price. $7.29 per bottle at Total Wi...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Trespasser by Tana French The Trespasser (2016) is the latest novel by The New York Times bestselling Vermont born Irish author Tana French. This book features Dublin Murder Squad Detective Antoinette Conway. This is book number six in her Dublin Murder Squad series. Clic...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
Lantana, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, MD USA IMG 0121 Lantana plants are common in Kentlands, our home community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland. The flowers are small so you need to focus carefully and have steady hands to get close up photographs. Subhash Sharma  "These lovely L...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Kentlands/Lakelands Collegiate Night, Saturday, June 3, 2017 The Kentlands Citizens Assembly and the Lakelands Community Association are hosting a social by the Kentlands pool on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 6 p.m.  to 9 p.m. The theme is Collegiate Night to give residents an opportunity to party ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Lantana in the Rain, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA IMG 5710 If you follow my blogs on a regular basis, you already know that Dolores and I love to visit Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. Lantana flowers are very small and you have to take a close look to appreciate the beauty provide...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Help Protect Kids from Heatstroke: ACT We will be experiencing some hot weather in Montgomery County, Maryland and the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service has issued this reminder to help protect kids from heatstroke. Reduce the number of deaths from heatstroke by remembering to ACT.A: Avoid ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Torch Ginger, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA Torch Ginger, Etlingera elatior, (ginger flower, red ginger lily, torch lily, wild ginger). I photographed this very interesting plant during a visit to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. These are tall very distinctive plants and the flower...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Kentlands Memorial Day Bash, Monday, May 29, 2017 The annual Kentlands Memorial Day Bash will take place on Monday, May 29, 2017 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Kentlands clubhouse. Bring your adult beverages and your items to grill. The rest will be provided. Activities will be available for all ages...

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