Category Views of the Neighborhood

Views of the Neighborhood – Things in the Front Yard

Today on our walk around the neighborhood, we are going to see things that are in front yards. Okay, not so exciting, but maybe you’ll see something that you will like. Get your mask since the Saharan dust is still here. If you’d rather stay, help yourself to the sangria and crostinis. Our first item […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Hanging Things

When we all have been quarantined as long as we have the subject material for a Views feature starts to get a little thin. This week I noticed several swings and playthings hanging in people’s yards. These things spoke to me of more staying at home as opposed to going to parks. You are welcome […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Happy Father’s Day

Since this is Father’s Day, I want to wish all you fathers a happy joy-filled day. For the views this week, I thought I would share where I’ll be spending some time.   One place is out in the side yard, relaxing. The other is the back porch. I had hoped to be able to […]

Views of the Neighborhood -Check on the Flora and Stuff

I’m glad you could come on a little walk around the neighborhood. Today we are going to look at some blooms and any unusual things we come across. Glad you can join me. Here are a couple of crape myrtles in bloom. A pretty red color. Here is a beautiful display of Mexican Birds of […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Deer Check

I thought it would be a good idea to look around the neighborhood and check on how the deer are doing. Come along. Someone’s front yard and a doe. Our neighbor’s front yard with a doe and fawn. The fawn is caught kicking up its hind leg. A doe in our yard wondering what we […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Morale Boosters

There is a street here in Lakeway where the residents decided to give themselves and anyone who drove by some encouragement during this pandemic. The signs are the creation of John and Marilee Eitel in an effort to lift spirits during the quarantine.  This idea was born in Rollingwood here in Travis county. Here is the […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Getting Ready for Memorial Day

Lakeway residents, and the city are ready for Memorial Day tomorrow. I took a little tour to see what kind of participation folks are preparing. I hope you enjoy the walk. A home with a flag. Another. I liked this one because the wind was blowing the flag. These chairs looked interesting along with the […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Mailbox Holder Decorations

This is another view of some of the decorations that have been placed on top of mailbox holders. It hardly seems possible that I did a post over a year ago about the mailbox decorations here in Lakeway. This tour has some different ones from the last. If you missed the last one, HERE is […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Stay at Home Orders Relaxed

Since the governor of Texas relaxed the stay at home orders, I decided to go out into the world and see if folks were leaving their homes to do authorized activities. I hope you enjoy the stroll with me. The first stop Tennis courts. Yup folks on them Foursome playing there. Sign at the sand […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Pots and Plants Flash Plant Sale

This week’s view is of a special place. Since I am a member of the household that needs to stay home, The Producer bravely went to the event. She is the creative genius behind the photos. Pots and Plants had a plant sale on Flamingo Drive in Lakeway, TX. They have a plant sale every March. […]