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A very different kind of store….

I stopped by today at a very different kind of store., While out grabbing a quick coffe and pastry for breakfast. Look inside to see a bit more about Sullivan's Toy Store. Continue reading “A very different kind of store….”

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Albert Einstein

  Things have been busy lately, there hasn’t been a lot of time to post, but I’m trying to re-commit myself to this blog. So, in an effort to continue with the statue project: One of sciences' most influential minds also has a statue in D

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Tai Shan the panda and ZooLights

    With some family in the city for the day we decided to go visit one of DC’s most famous residents and one of the rarest animals in the world. Unfortunately Tai Shan, the 4 year old Panda Cub, will soon be heading back to the home of his anc

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It’s colder than it looks outside

      So today was the first snow of the year for the DC area. Some more photos of our day out in the snow inside.  The HDR photo above is from my apartment window early in the morning. [caption id="attachment_719" align="alignleft" width

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a building mostly known as the Zei Building

Work is still really busy, with the deadline quickly approaching I haven't been able to get back to the blog. But since we are talking about work, here is a little info and a photo on the place I've been spending a lot of my time at. About a yea

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Some street photography as filler during a busy month

  Really busy at work trying to get drawings out for the project by the end of the month. So with time to post hard to find, I figured I would post some photos. Earlier in the year I took a photography class, at the time we had to select a theme.

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A Cathedral find

In a city that boasts enormous and magnificent religious structures like the National Cathedral and the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, there is one gem of a cathedral in the middle of a neighborhood that goes mostly unnoticed. Build

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A Rose for my Wife on our anniversary

A Rose….window… anyway. It’s our anniversary today, 4 years. So here is a picture I took from one of our favorite places in DC, the National Cathedral. Plans for the weekend are a road trip thru Virginia, to a cabin near Laurie Caverns. So t

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Persistence? Determination? Crazy? Maybe just a clear purpose….Part I

Most people are passionate about something; some are so passionate, they feel the need to protest about it. We get a lot of people in DC that fit in the ladder of those categories. Now, I’m not overly political, or religious, but I am passionate

Is that Simon Bolivar?

About a year ago, I began to notice just how many statues there are in DC, hundreds . I even begun to joke with Claudia and anyone that would ask, who is that a statue of? “That’s Simon Bolivar”. Pretty soon every statue was Simon Bolivar. W