Community, Holiday, Photography

McAdenville Christmas Town USA 2012

We went back to McAdenville Christmas town, the last time we visited was in 2010.  I recorded some video clips and will post that when I have more time. Click here to watch this video on YouTube This image below is a 30 second exposure, and a tripod is a must.  I also didn't want… Continue reading McAdenville Christmas Town USA 2012

Community, Event, Holiday, Photography, Plant

Holiday Lights at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

[vimeo  http://vimeo.com/33861685 w=515&h=290] Click here to view this video on YouTube Yesterday we decided to visit the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden to see the Christmas lights. We got there early and it was still light outside. Some of my photos have digital noise, there was not enough lighting and I bumped the ISO up to… Continue reading Holiday Lights at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Holiday, Photography

Biltmore Christmas Lights 2011

We visited Biltmore on Sunday to see the Christmas lights.  The decoration in the front lawn is not as nice as last year, but inside the house is as pretty as ever.  It's too bad that we can't take picture of the inside. We got there around 3:30pm (15:30) and had plenty of time to… Continue reading Biltmore Christmas Lights 2011

Cultural, Food, Holiday, Lifestyles

Thanksgiving Feast Lao Style

We travel every year to Bo's parents for Thanksgiving.This year Lee dressed her part as the Native American, but in reality we were like the Pilgrims that traveled the Mayflower journey to settle in North America.  We just came many moons later. As Laotians and Laotian Americans living in the US, we are thankful to… Continue reading Thanksgiving Feast Lao Style