Category Archives: Things I See Around Town

Things I See Around Town: You’ve Changed

It’s early June. As I move about town here in the Charlotte area, I am excited to see the colorful changes that are taking place in the gardening world. Plants that have been sleeping through spring are now shouting their … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Cause for Early February Smiles!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Ambiance

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is AMBIANCE (or is that ambience???) Either way The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art in Charlotte, NC has indeed created an evening with a special mood: the ambiance is JAZZ. On the first … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Next Door Neighbor

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The Art of the Brick

While we were in San Diego for Thanksgiving with our daughter and her family, we attended a leggo art exhibition.” The Art of the Brick”  at the Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park featured the astonishing creations of artist Nathan … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: LOCAL

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is LOCAL. Locally produced fresh fruits and vegetables are offered in a neighborhood open market with plenty of pumpkins for Halloween. My favorite local barbeque spot is the Rock Store in Stallings, NC, a … Continue reading

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Chihuly in the Garden

A few weeks ago my Arranger and I visited friends in Atlanta, GA to hear world class violinist Joshua Bell play the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. It was magnificent, a performance for the ages. While there … Continue reading

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