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Rain Chances Increasing Again

A cluster of showers and storms are just to the northwest of the Tennessee Valley. These likely miss us, but don’t put the umbrella away. Showers and storms are more likely on Wednesday as a cold front approaches from the northwest. 105 more words


Yosemite Valley Camping

Went camping in Yosemite valley for the Labor Day weekend.  Went with a friend and his grad school friends.  All in all a fun time with a new group of folks.   138 more words

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Some Photo Favourites (from our island adventure)

Last week, we had a chance to go back to some of our favourite places in a city where we once lived.  

Thus brings me to a very photo-full post. 128 more words


Huckleberry Heaven

One of the highlights of the long trip I took last week is that it put me in in huckleberry heaven, an area of Montana where they are so plentiful if you are willing to get out your checkbook you can buy them.Local folks collect them by the gallons and sell them for crazy folks like me.    227 more words

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Travel Fears

Sleepless nights,  stomach cramps and gripping fear, or…why do I do this to myself?

I started writing this blog for therapy, not the ‘I-need-a-talking-cure’ type of therapy, but more of a ‘I-need-to-stop-buying-plane-tickets’ type of therapy. 450 more words

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Happy Labor Day!

Is there truly nothing better than waking up in an “OMG, I overslept!” panic early on a Monday morning before realizing that it’s a three-day holiday weekend and you have an extra “bonus” day off?!   279 more words