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O is for Outside of Grounds

If you’ve made the decision to attend the University of Virginia then congratulations! Your life just got a little more beautiful.

With a population of around 45,000 Charlottesville has all the glorious perks of city life but with a small town feel. 673 more words


Thomas Jefferson: A Great American Foodie and Wine Connoisseur

Last Sunday was Thomas Jefferson’s 271st birthday.  Happy Belated Birthday Mr. Jefferson!

I thought that this would be the perfect occasion to talk about one of America’s first foodies.  711 more words

Mineral to Charlottesville; Long Day, Just 50 Miles

Morning in Mineral was as good as the evening.  A hot shower and clothes fresh out of the dryer is unparalleled comfort in 45 degree weather.  543 more words


Virginia Days

Last weekend I packed up my car and headed south to Virginia for a few days- a mini spring break trip. I’ve been on a couple small weekend trips so far this year, but mostly I’ve kept close to home. 1,331 more words

Camino De Santiago

IARc Field Trip to Monticello and Fallingwater

This is my section drawing of Frank Lloyd Wrights Unity Temple. We had to draw a poché the walls for the first version and then draw the negative space for the second version. 455 more words