ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2011 

White Chrysanthemum IMG_0193 at Brookside Gardens 11/25/11 Dolores and I always enjoy visits to Brookside Gardens in the Wheaton Regional Park in Montgomery County, Maryland.  When you visit, be sure to have your camera in hand. Take a look at their website for the current events, exhibits and ed...
11/25/2011
  Home Sweet Home - Protecting Your Greatest Investment For most Americans the purchase of a home is the greatest investment they will make. With the recent severe weather, including tornadoes and hurricanes, many people have been reminded of the importance of insuring their homes and protecting ...
11/25/2011
Spider Tortoise IMG_1049 at the National Zoo 11/24/11 The decorations of this Tortoise could inspire an artist.  If you would like to see other shell patterns for the Spider Tortoise, just Google the name.  When you photograph the animals at the zoo, you will find that the detailed images will cr...
11/23/2011
Baby Gorilla at the National Zoo 11/23/11 It is fun to photograph animals and a special treat to photograph the young ones. Take time to visit a zoo, with camera in hand, and spend a few hours for personal enjoyment.  We are fortunate to be within an easy driving distance to the National Zoo in W...
11/23/2011
Spinach Balls Recipe Charlotte, North Carolina real estate professional and ActiveRain blogger Judith Parker is also well know for her skills in the kitchen.  In this post she shares a recipe for Spinach Balls.  Give it a try and let us know what you think. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! ...
11/23/2011
Home Inspection Tales Washington home inspectior and ActiveRain blogger Donald Hester provides some more very good reasons for home inspections.  Every home buyer should request a professional home inspection. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! The Washington Daffodil Society 62nd Annual Daff...
11/23/2011
Home Inspection Tales New Hampshire real estate professional and ActiveRain blogger Scott Godzyk provides some funny but sad tales of incidents at home inspections. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! The Washington Daffodil Society 62nd Annual Daffodil Show at Brookside Gardens. Roy and Dolor...
11/23/2011
Happy Birthday to Rob Thomas Best wishes for a Very Happy Birthday and a wonderful year for our friend Rob Thomas in Bristol, Tennessee/Virginia.  Many of us enjoy Rob's photographs of old barns and images on the beautiful countryside in his market area.  His pictures are so inviting that many of...
11/22/2011
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                    Courtesy of www.straightfromthefarm.net  Visit their website for additional pictures     and more receipes. http://straightfromthefarm.net/2009/08/24/from-the-archives-beet-cake/ CHOCOLATE BEET CAKE 1 C. margarine, softened, divided1 1/2 C. packed dark brown sugar3 eggs at ro...
11/22/2011
Kentlands Holiday Events Kentlands Holiday Party featuring Santa and Carriage Rides set for December 10 The KCA will be celebrating the season at the Holiday Party on Saturday, December 10th from 6 pm to 9 pm.  Santa will be on hand, so don't forget your cameras!  Horse-drawn carriage rides will ...
11/22/2011