Archive for August, 2011

Hurricane Irene

She was big and scary and had a very good PR company. Hope everyone fine.

Wow NASA photo from aboard the International Space Station.

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Ventivines vineyard

We walked through the vineyards and saw the grapes on the vines, hiked up to the high meadow and fed the flock of sheep, sat on a real tractors (when nobody was looking) and walked by tasting room. It was a great trip.

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Demarest Farms Peaches Pick-up

It’s a big farm with a market and picnic tables. To pick-up peaches, you have to pay for a hay ride and bags for fruit. That’s all. There is no weighting for the harvested fruit after the trip. The market  has a salad bar, stands with soups, pastries, homemade lemonade, freshly brewed coffee and homemade ice cream.

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