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Smiles, sparkling

The water locks eyes with the sky
and smiles, sparkling
for under a clear,
fatherly sun,
there is no place
for quarrel.



This weekend I got to spend some time on Mt.Pocono with the lovely, Megan Donley. This woman is awe inspiring. Her life is dedicated to the light of sharing her wisdom through yoga at Lotus Moon Yoga,through song as a singer/songwriter with the entrancing Wild Hymns, and through process with her personal art. 128 more words


Hiking the Sierras from South Lake

This week’s featured hike is a combination of two hikes from two different weeks that started and ended at the same place. South Lake is the trailhead for Bishop Pass which leads to the Pacific Crest Trail (the west’s version of the Appalachian Trail); the PCT travels a total distance of 2,650 miles through California, Oregon and Washington until reaching the Canadian border. 757 more words

Parks, Travel

NOTES FROM THE ROAD -- Top Luxury Smoky Mountain Resort

Last week, we gave readers 10 hints about the luxury resort we had found en route to a pick-up.  It was not exactly a new discovery, since Mike and Kate had each been to this historic luxury resort in the 1990s. 1,007 more words

Family Travel

Ted & Jaclyn's Ceremony

Ted & Jaclyn were married in Jasper on June 21, 2014. They chose the most humbling and empowering piece of nature to overlook their ceremony: The Canadian Rockies. 40 more words