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Too much blue

I was in the garden with Mr O and said “I love these blue flowers” he replied “You just love blue flowers Mummy” so I looked round and he was right the vast majority of my garden is made up of blue or mauve flowers. 74 more words


What Every Airline Should Know

I am very fortunate in that I get to travel overseas fairly often, usually very long-haul and with a viola or a violin in tow. This is where I get to vent my frustration or share my positive experiences and tips for travel. 426 more words


Grad School has Begun

16.365: grad school” (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) by cygnoir

Wow, I’m just amazing at keeping this blog. Well to be fair, I don’t write it with the purpose of people reading it so who cares if I post entries regularly haha. 503 more words


Fall is a Good Time to Design Next Years Garden

When you look outside and start to see the Fall colors in bloom, most people think of Halloween and Fall clean up. As a Landscape Designer being my first trade, I think it’s time to start designing. 475 more words

Alex MacDonald's Swiss sojourn

ANAM violist Alex MacDonald (NZ) has just returned from attending the Lucerne Festival Academy. We caught up with him to see what his experience was like. 893 more words


THROWBACK THURSDAY: Making an offer to refugees

This is a story from the WQAD News 8 archives from May 1999 by reporter Patty Culhane.

VIOLA, Illinois – You probably remember mom telling you not to play ball in the house. 271 more words