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Once More, With Feeling: Pedestrian

I had technical difficulties with yesterday’s weekly photo challenge post. By the way, who is else is old enough to remember when TV stations would interrupt their broadcasts with the message, “Please stand by – We are having technical difficulties”? 122 more words


Mountain Heritage Day

Around this time of the year, Big Tex is welcoming everyone to the State Fair of Texas, so of course I am a little homesick. This seemed like the perfect opportunity to check out the 43rd annual Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Day.¬† 230 more words

Gateway to Autumn

I am SO – almost unreasonably – excited for autumn. Apple picking, corn mazes, spooky TV shows, leaves like fire. A magical crispness permeates the air in the fall. 551 more words

Story Time!

October already? Plus, the County Fair

It’s cool and fresh this morning, though the daytimes are still inexplicably in the 80s and even the 90s. My car thermometer read 100 one day this week. 513 more words

A day at the County Fair

In August and early September we were holidaying by travelling around Washington and Oregon: the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Although our days were filled with hiking and exploring, I am always on the lookout for interesting textile treats on our travels, and found them in abundance! 487 more words

All Things Quilty