Tag Archives: Manassas National Battlefield

National Parks Centennial

Exploring¬†the National Parks seems to be in my blood.¬†It all started with family road trips when I was a kid and continues to today. There’s something magical about the parks. So, on 100th birthday I wanted to share images from my recent park adventures…I hope they inspire you to visit and support your local park! […]

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~ Photo of the Week #11 ~ Youngs Branch, Virginia

It snowed 9 inches here on Monday, March 17th. This is pretty unusual for Virginia. The first day of spring was two days away as I headed out for yet another snowshoe at the local park, Manassas National Battlefield. This time I chose the Chinn Ridge loop trail and I was the only person enjoying […]

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~ Photo of the Week #9 ~ Bull Run Icicles

This week brought yet another snow storm. We have had a bunch of them this winter, which is unusual for northern Virginia. I like it. Snow is much prettier to look at than muddy brown grass so I’m happy. Plus, the cold weather creates some interesting ice formations that I absolutely love. This week’s image […]

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Photo A Day ~ Nov 18-22 ~ Manassas National Battlefield

I’m very lucky to live only 4 miles from a large protected area with history and hiking trails. Everyone I take there can’t believe it exists here, just on the edge of the less than ideal sub-urban sprawl. The Manassas National Battlefield Park commemorates the first battle of the Civil War on July 21, 1861 […]

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Photo A Day ~ April 27-May 3

I chose this week’s Photo A Day images as I put together a fun gallery on my website called, iSketch. All of the images are from my trusty iPhone and depict life behind the scenes from photo shoots and my daily wanderings. Here’s a sample grid: With these images right at my fingertips, I thought […]

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