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Visiting the US Capitol Building

I’ve shared photos of the Capitol building previously, and wanted to include a few more. The Capitol Visitor Center is an enormous place, which includes Emancipation Hall. In the Hall are many sculptures, and I’ve included photos of a few … Continue reading

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Revisiting My Trip to D.C.

Today, Mother Nature did her best, with a pretty strong wind storm, to blow the PNW into the middle of the US. From what I can see on the news and in my own neck of the woods, she did … Continue reading

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History and Foreheads…

Today’s adventure included both! Allow me to explain. The three of us (mom, sister, myself) went to several forehead stores today. The normal name for these are “quilting shops.” Fabric stores that cater to those who make quilts. My sister … Continue reading

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Thanks

I gave thanks today for family. Those I’m currently surrounded by and those farther away. I gave thanks for the opportunity I have been gifted with to spend this Thanksgiving in Maryland, just outside our nation’s Capitol, and for the … Continue reading

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My Capitol Adventure Continues

Today, courtesy of Congressman Schrader’s staff, we took a tour of the Capitol building. But prior to that, we went to the Library of Congress. I sort of geeked out over the architectural details…┬áThe floor mosaics were stunning, the stained … Continue reading

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Continuing My Adventure

A few shots from today’s adventure. Enjoying the photography practice and seeing sights I’ve never seen before. I am having a wonderful time exploring our nation’s Capitol, and re-awakening my love of history. Carry on.

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