This is how art happens in Floyd (well, at least with me!).
My family was recently at the seashore, giving me a total-immersion art week, with all of my time to myself. However, toward the end of the week, I ran out of my first days of enthusiasm and was left feeling a little stuck [...]
Exposure Roanoke is a regional photography enthusiasts’ group whose members have a show now at Jacksonville Center’s ground floor Breezeway Gallery. This is an excellent show of classy photographs all with the theme of “nature.” The pieces are well-framed and professionally presented behind reflective glass.
The exhibit organizers – Exposure Roanoke’s leadership – challenged [...]
Neither “fancy” nor “schmancy” are words commonly used to describe my hubby, Rob, or me. When date night rolls around, we’re not looking to dress up and go somewhere with finger bowls. We want to put a nicer shirt on with our jeans and go eat somewhere delicious but laid back.
Enter Mickey G’s.
Thursday August 25th, 2011
Hotel Floyd Concert Series, Kevin Jones Country/Americana, 6pm-9pm, Free Admission, 120 Wilson St. Floyd, VA The Federation of Damanhur visits Floyd, 6pm, The Floyd Country Store Friday August 26th, 2011
Floyd Artisan Market, 5pm-9pm, 205 S. Locust St. [...]
One of my favorite places to meet a friend for lunch is at Natasha’s Market Cafe. The space is open and casual with plenty of natural light. The food is creative and flavorful, and the friendly people working at Natasha’s are knowledgeable, and excited, about the menu.
On Friday, I decided that [...]
You wouldn’t know it from how much time I spend with my butt planted in my office chair but I love to hike. I’m no hardcore hiker, though. Give me a long enough trail that I’m sweaty by the end and need a full bottle of water and maybe even a snack; give me a [...]