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OSO MUCH LOVE: What I want you to know about Oso, Darrington and the Stilly

I have wanted to write about the Stillaguamish River (known affectionately as the Stilly) and the towns of Oso and Darrington. I wanted to write about grief and hope, the power of small communities pulling together and the kindness of strangers. 1,761 more words

Social Activism And Advocacy

March 19th, 2014; Legian, Indonesia

On the way back to the apartment that we stayed at on Bali, and strangely enough, it feels a bit like we are coming home. 11 more words

Song Of The Day

The Mountains: Villars, Switzerland 2014-Skiing

This February as I have done for a few years beforehand I went to the small ski resort of Villars in the south west of Switzerland. 117 more words

Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

A lucky horseshoe from our little mountain home.

The Mountains

Spring snow

Good Morning!

I once heard someone say that if you don’t like the weather in Colorado, wait five minutes.


Last Thursday we spent the day in the yard—warm sun and a happy, flowing creek. 214 more words

The Mountains

Thursday at home

I was lucky enough to have Thursday off to just hang out at home. After the cold, icy weekend the sun was a welcome sight. I love it when it’s clear and warm. 78 more words

The Mountains

Life Is All About the Rally : On Hangovers and Hangups



1.a :  a mustering of scattered forces to renew an effort

  b :  a summoning up of strength or courage after weakness or dejection… 909 more words