Tag Archives: Views of the Neighborhood

Views of the Neighborhood – Holiday Shopping

The Hills Country Club here in Lakeway held an evening of shopping and invited a number of suppliers to set up shop and offer holiday specials. I snuck in past Tiny who was charged, with keeping the riff-raff out. There were tons of suppliers. Hopefully you’ll get a good idea about the event. Massage stuff […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Trail of Lights Part II

Last week was part I of the Trail of Lights, an annual event in Lakeway. This is the second part and conclusion. A gingerbread house. Some pine trees and Mrs. Clause on a rocker. Raindeer and another view of the tree. A North Pole condo. Some skaters and a pond of lights. A light tunnel […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Trail of Lights Edition One

Each year the city of Lakeway sets up a trail of lights around city hall. This weekend was the opening of the display, which runs until January 2, 2020. There was a band, Santa and Mrs. Claus, Smores and more. As you can imagine, there are a ton of photos since the event is enormous. […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Fall in Lakeway

The rain stopped, and the temps went into the 60s. Time to get out and try to find fall color here in Lakeway. Come on along and let’s see if there is any. You can tell the upper atmosphere is frigid. The jet contrails are very visible. This is about as colorful as the trees […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Watch Paint Dry

Here is the front door. it is a neutral color that neither adds or detracts from the front view. I have applied masking tape to the glass. Some would rather scrape after the fact but I like to keep scraping to a minimum. I take the knobs off the doors. Some like to mask them […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Car Show

Last Sunday, there was an auto show in the next town of Bee Cave. It is called the Rolling Sculpture Car Show. The show benefitted the Bee Cave Library, and there were over 120 cars on display. There were antique, custom, restored, and new vehicles. Of course, I can’t post 120 pictures, so here is […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Halloween Decorations

Now that it is close to Halloween, I thought you might enjoy some photos of a few of the decorations around the neighborhood. So here goes. This shot was taken inside the Lakeway Activities Center. I guess these folks have been kept waiting a while. You have to look hard at this one. There are […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Rough Hollow Yacht Club

I wandered over to the Rough Hollow Yacht Club just to see how the other half lives. I must say the place is beautiful. Here are some photos. While walking toward the view, the restaurant is on your left. Pretty nice outdoor/indoor space. Just past the restaurant, there is this view of the yacht basin. Another […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Fall Festival

Last weekend was the Fall Fest at Emmaus Catholic Parish. The fest is a major fundraiser for the Parish. I stopped by and was amazed at everything that was going on. I thought you would enjoy seeing it as well. This post has way too many photos, but this is a fraction of those I […]

Views of the Neighborhood – Water

Water is vital to all of us. In Lakeway, we have had very little rain for the last two months. This week’s View of the Neighborhood is focused on our Water supply Here is a photo that was taken in May of the kayak launch site on Lake Travis. Here it was yesterday. Notice the […]