Tuesday, 18 August 2009

Cute and quirky

We came home with tons of photos from our Virginia trip. Some of them don't really illustrate anything in particular, but are too good not to show off. Here's a selection.


OK, so I know squirrels are just tree rats really, but they are cute. Especially when they're trying to eat a piece of bread as big as their head.

Me in one of my favourite poses. We encountered a lot of pets on our trip. I was happy.

Real birds in a fake tree. This was an art installation in Pittsburgh, and even close up it was hard to tell that the trees weren't real.


The quintessential American country church.



My aunt and uncle are renovating a house up in the mountains, and this newspaper, dated August 31st 1919, was pasted to one wall. Doesn't it seem incredible that the "fight for women's suffrage" happened so recently?



Graham chillin' out with Mr Jefferson.



Ummm... I seem to have got the Washington Monument stuck in my head...



My new sister-in-law persuaded me to go with her for a pedicure. Don't my toes look pretty?

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