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Thanksgiving Curb Appeal

We are constantly advising home sellers on curb appeal, so I thought I better practice what I preach.  Here’s my work on improving my Thanksgiving curb appeal…with winter pansies (sprayed with Bobex deer repellent, of course), cabbages, twisty branches, birch branches and some light up branches from Target!   38 more words

Great Falls

mini-trip report: Dulles airport and Great Falls Maryland, September 2016

Sometimes trips doesn’t have to be very far. It could just a nice weekend. The area around Dulles airport (IAD), Reston, probably isn’t your first thought of a weekend get away. 1,882 more words

Trip Report

Rocky Reflections

I was near Great Falls and off the main C&O Canal path and saw this little pond and reflections. Figured since I hiked into the backcountry I might as well take a picture of it. 116 more words


D&C's Take on DC - Part 1!

First off, Go Cubs!  They are en route to Cleveland and it’s do or die for them!  Now, onto our ‘take’ on DC…

Next up – Beato adventures with a visit from Aunt Mary & Jane! 1,718 more words


A Boat Passes Through Lock 20 at Great Falls

A little while ago I posted a blog about the operation of a boat on the C&O canal in the area of Great Falls, the… 195 more words


The Mules of Great Falls

I have been wandering along the C&O canal for many years and this is the first time I have seen the mules in action.  We came upon the boat ride being offered by the… 124 more words