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Blue Ridge Apple Picking - The Orchard At Altapass

Nestled in the Pisgah National Forest, just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, lies a place of magic.

The Orchard At Altapass is a once neglected, lovingly restored heirloom apple orchard tucked amidst 280 of the most beautiful acres on earth. 314 more words

Charlotte Day Trips

Kick Your Kids Outside, Part 2

Wait…there’s more!  Here is part 2 of the article at Molly Green Magazine‘s blog on the importance of getting kids (and adults) out of doors.   29 more words

Kick Your Kids Outside, Part 1

Do you really think it is healthy for so many kids to be inside, sedentary, and playing video games and/or watching television all the time?  Neither do I. 30 more words

Writing

PASTORURI GLACIER

Last night, Deidre, our new friend Mackenzie (from Winnipeg) and I decided to pay a visit to one of the only tropical glaciers in the world: Pastoruri ( 915 more words

Backpacking

Go! Just Do It! Get Your Butt Out The Door!

Ok, we’re all busy. We all have jobs, school, kids, pets or pastimes that lock us behind closed doors and in air-conditioned spaces. But you know what? 413 more words

Lightweight Rowing

Cal's POV: The Dilemma

“Don’t you ever feel,
Dear human,
That there is something more?
Something there, beyond the door
That sometimes we have glimpsed together
In the sunlight garden through the force-fields? 90 more words

Poems

An okay start

Today I started my 8×8 challenge and I worried I was sunk before I started. I woke up in the middle of the night with an upset stomach and wasn’t able to sleep for a long time. 71 more words

Depression