We stocked the pond with large mouth bass in the fall of 2009 so they should be ready for fishing now. We also have catfish in the pond.... Read more
She's hard to see, but in the top photo there is a goose nesting at the base of the large bush on the island.  You can see her a... Read more
We are just beginning to see the first signs of spring: the daffodils are sprouting, a few pansies are blooming, the grass is starting to green up a bit, the... Read more
We had a beautiful snow day before yesterday! Come skiing nearby at Wintergreen Ski Resort, a 45 minute drive away, or at Massenutten Resort, an hour drive away near Harrisonburg.... Read more
Image via WikipediaOur son and his girlfriend went skiing at Wintergreen Resort this week. He reports excellent ski conditions with 3 lifts operating and several trails from each of the... Read more
We just put a gorgeous Bougainvillea in the sunroom. Hopefully there will be enough sun and warmth (we do have a heater in the room) for it to bloom through... Read more
Here in our part of the Shenandoah Valley the fall foliage is now at it's peak. Looking up at the mountains from below the colors look gorgeous there still.Image via... Read more
Fall colors are predicted to be above average this year by foliage experts. In the higher elevations the leaves have already begun to turn vivid reds and golds. Now is... Read more
Image via WikipediaSunday, October 10 - Octoberfest at Rockbridge Vineyard in Raphine, from 2 - 5 pm. Live music, wine tasting and food available from the Southern Inn. Visit www.rockbridgevineyard.com... Read more
Image by blmiers2 via FlickrSaturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10 is the Fall Foliage Festival Art Show on the sidewalks of beautiful downtown Waynesboro. This is a wonderful show... Read more