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Charlie Yelton’s Bottle Houses

Charlie Yelton's Bottle Houses

I read about Charlie Yelton’s Bottle Houses quite a while ago.

After Charlie Yelton retired, he built three glass houses, a glass wishing well and two glass flower planters out of bottles. This appeals to me. My father collected bottles and my grandfather built things out of pallets. Grampa even built an entire 2-car garage with an apartment above it in Willis, VA out of pallets.

We went out once before to look for them but couldn’t find them. Yesterday we decided to go look for them again. Continue reading Charlie Yelton’s Bottle Houses

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The Van Gogh Project or Big Easel Project – Goodland’s “Three Sunflowers in a Vase”

Goodland's Big Easel created by Canadian artist Cameron Cross based on Vincent van Gogh's seven sunflower paintings

There is a series of paintings based on Vincent van Gogh’s seven sunflower paintings on giant easels. They were created by artist Cameron Cross. Continue reading The Van Gogh Project or Big Easel Project – Goodland’s “Three Sunflowers in a Vase”

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Dina Merril, Nedenia Marjorie Hutton, who grew up at Mar-a-Lago, died this week.

Dina Merril, Nedenia Marjorie Hutton, who grow up at Mar-a-Lago, died this week.

Dina Merril, Nedenia Marjorie Hutton, died this week. She was the only child of Marjorie Merriweather Post, the Post Cereals heiress and Edward Francis Hutton, the founder of E. F. Hutton. She grew up at Mar-a-Lago. Continue reading Dina Merril, Nedenia Marjorie Hutton, who grew up at Mar-a-Lago, died this week.