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Registration confirmations are coming!

We announced registration confirmations would be out by mid-March.  Now we know why the Symposium Guidelines say mid-April!  We were taking on a task that was bigger than we knew when we thought we could beat the deadline by a month!   91 more words

Road trippin'

I just went on a road trip with my roommate from college for a friend’s wedding. She had a destination in Asheville, NC, which makes it a bit difficult for friends and family to get to, but also a great excuse for a vacation and a fun adventure. 322 more words


Touring an Underground Lair in Virginia

We were in Florida and just spent 5 days riding the coasters at Universal, touring the space shuttles at Cape Canaveral and road tripping around the Florida Keys. 1,949 more words

Trot Over To Tryon And Take In the Views of the Blue Ridge Mountains

By Jan Westmark

I spent the past two days in Tryon, North Carolina, home of the new and amazing Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC), looking at farms and land. 246 more words

Jan Westmark

These photos are not color enhanced!

I was out in Leicester, NC today and suddenly saw this huge field with grass so bright I thought someone slipped LSD into my water bottle. 67 more words


Rumbling Bald Golf Course at Lake Lure

At the far north end of Lake Lure is Rumbling Bald Resort, and the centerpiece of the popular destination is the golf course. With spring suddenly arriving last week, it was the perfect time to get back out onto the links. 31 more words

Anniversary Trip to Chimney Rock

This post was actually written in November after our trip to Chimney Rock, but I just never got around to posting it! I thought about not posting it, but the pictures are too pretty not to share. 610 more words