Tag Archives | Shenandoah Valley

Hummingbird Inn Garden

Well, there was a break in the Lexington VA area weather today…read that as no rain…and Patty and I took a little walk around the Hummingbird Inn grounds just to see how mother nature was growing.  And it just seems to get better everytime we look!       We are cutting these flowers for the rooms, [...]

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Shenandoah Valley Outing from the Hummingbird Inn near Lexington VA

A short weekend outing from the Hummingbird Inn, nearer to Lexington VA than our destination…which was the Green Valley BOOK FAIR…and I do mean a fair for books. Held several times a year, just off I81 at Exit 240, this is an event not to be missed if you read..books…all subjects, current titles, paperback and [...]

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Lexington VA area happenings

Couple of things happening in the Lexington VA area this weekend, that might strike your fancy. First, the 20th Anniversary Local Colors Festival is Saturday, May 15, at Elmwood Park in Roanoake.  Ninety-four cultures and nations will be represented with activities for all.  Check it out  www.localcolors.com Next on the list is the New Market [...]

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Mother's Day in Lexington VA

What with Patty’s children all on the other coast, we thought it would be nice to spend the day with at a celebration for all mothers.  EarthArt.  Earthart – Mother’s Day 2010 Lexington VA  Held at Boxerwood Gardens   in Lexington VA, a pleasant Sunday drive into town from the Hummingbird Inn.    Spread out over 30 [...]

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Changes at The Hummingbird

Couple of visible change at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington, VA area bed and breakfast. First, we had the roof painted.  Now you can really spot us as you come into town.   And we trimmed some bushes, and moved things around a little to get a FULL 5 parking spaces!! I will have Patty [...]

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Painting Bird Houses

We have a couple of bird houses at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington, VA area bed and breakfast that have been, well, kinda neglected. We slapped a coat of white paint on them then other day, and they looked a whole lot better. But then we thought, maybe we could find some artistic talent out [...]

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Weekend Outing from the Hummingbird Inn

It was a Saturday like any Saturday at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast.  Breakfast was done, dishes were washed, and the guests were otherwise occupied.  So we decided to hit the road, and see what we could see on a beautiful day in the Shenandoah Valley. First stop was the [...]

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