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Stormy Weather

Washington is beautiful always, but when it’s stormy the colors stand out. The photos are fresh out of the camera, enjoy 🙂 “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass…It’s about learning to dance in the rain.” ― Vivian Greene “When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. … Continue reading »

33rd Annual Downtown Washington Fine Art Fair & Winefest: Sip and Savor Sunday

What is better than wine tasting? Food AND wine tasting! Downtown Washington Inc. introduced a new event for this year’s Fine Art Fair & Winefest: Sip and Savor Sunday! For more information about the downtown festivals and events and the date for the 2015 Art Fair and Winefest, click here.     

33rd Annual Art Fair & Winefest Washington, MO: Friday Fun

We are lucky to have so many amazing festivals downtown! Downtown Washington Inc. takes care of keeping us entertained and making the downtown area thrive with life. This weekend we enjoyed the 33rd Annual Art Fair & Winefest: lots of amazing art, delicious food, great wine and good friends. Here is a selection on the happenings … Continue reading »

The Washington Farmers’ Market: Local, Fresh, Affordable and Convenient

One of the things that I love about the Washington Farmers’ Market is that it is located downtown! In Bulgaria we have Farmers’ Markets every day all year round, so it was nice to discover a place so close by where I can get fresh eggs, delicious chocolate zucchini bread, local produce and meat, beautiful … Continue reading »

Just Another Friday: Sunrise, Breakfast & Art Downtown

When Terry from John G’s Bier Deck called me last Wednesday to invite me for breakfast at 6am on Friday with the Augusta Plein Air Artists, I didn’t hesitate and said yes. I need a push to get me out of bed early and take sunrise photos. The morning was beautiful, the company enjoyable and … Continue reading »

A Walk on The Trail

One of the reasons we moved to Washington was the Riverfront Trail. I never get tired of it, because depending on the time of day and the season it offers different kinds of beauty. Here are some pictures from my walk tonight at sunset paired with some wonderful quotes.   If you like the pictures … Continue reading »

Happy Earth Day The Piglet Way

Last week I had my piglet fix at Todd Geisert Farm! We are so lucky to have Todd and his family who raise pigs the natural way and let them roam free! Enjoy the pictures below and remember that Todd’s farm stand is open from dusk till dawn for your meat and produce needs! He … Continue reading »

Picture Perfect Downtown Date Take 2: Nicole & Jon

I know you love giveaways, and I have been hosting quite a few of them on Facebook. Two years ago I came up with the Picture Perfect Downtown Date Giveaway, and so many downtown businesses jumped on board right away! This year I thought it would be fitting to do the same giveaway on Valentine’s Day, … Continue reading »

The Winter Of Our Discontent

It’s cold and windy, a real blizzard out there. You know how I like pairing photos with words, so here is a little tribute to “The Winter of Our Discontent” by John Steinbeck.                                             … Continue reading »

First Snow of 2013: Magical!

I am a summer baby, so winter is always a hard time for me. I wish I could hibernate with some good chocolate and tea and not leave the house for three months. However, when the first snow falls, no matter how cold or late it is, I feel the urge to go out and … Continue reading »