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Autumn Gardening in Colonial Virginia Did you know that many of our garden products are somewhat different than they were during the Colonial times in Virginia? The current Making History blog by Jessica A. Ross and presented by Colonial Williamsburg provides some the interesting history of pum...
Not My Monkey at the Arts Barn in Kentlands The circus has come to town and monkeys have broken loose, wreaking havoc everywhere in InterAct Story Theatre's Not My Monkey, a play about community and personal responsibility. This educational family theater production asks: How can a community wo...
This information in this blog by Liz Lockhart may save your life. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. ...I made a decision that saved my life. After trying to talk myself out of it (or maybe into it) all day, I had gone to the emergency room the night before for the fif...
The Quiet After a Forest Rain I always enjoy the blogs and wonderful photographs posted by Fishhawk Lake real estate professional Gayle Rich-Boxman. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. The Quiet After a Forest Rain The low moan of hushed voices from the treetops The l...
Book Recommendation: Deadline by John Sandford Dolores and I always enjoy the novels by John Sandford. His latest book is Deadline (2014), A Virgil Flowers Novel. This very entertaining book is the eighth of the Virgil Flowers series, in a law enforcement setting in Minnesota. Virgil is a very...
Autumn Colors in Kentlands: Chrysanthemums When I take my walks through Kentlands, our home community in Gaithersburg, Maryland, it is easy to see that chrysanthemums are among the most popular flowers for autumn displays. I like the variety of colors that are readly available at most of the ga...
Longwood Gardens 2014 Chrysanthemum Festival If you follow my blogs, you already know that Longwood Gardens, in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, is one of our favorite daytrip destinations. The annual Chrysanthemum Festival will be on view from October 25 through November 23, 2014. You will not wa...
Managing your time This blog by forestland expert Bob Crane provides some for good advice that applies to many of us. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. Event Management, the Key to Time Management We all strive to fit far more into a day than is possible yet we all str...
Mouse Melon Cucumbers I was not familiar with Mouse Mellon Cucumbers before reading this blog by Ron & Alexandra Seigel. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. Mouse Melon Cucumbers were the first thing we saw at the Santa Barbara Farmers Market this morning. They taste li...