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Superbloom, Orange County Style

Santiago Creek runs from high in the Santa Ana Mountains down through my hometown of Orange, into the Santa Ana River, and then another ten miles to the Pacific Ocean. 250 more words

Santiago Oaks And Irvine Regional Parks

Yesterday I hiked up the Piestewa Peak Summit Trail in the Phoenix Mountains Park and Recreation Area. I completed the 1.2 mile (1.9 km) long trek from the bottom to the top barefoot, taking about an hour and a quarter. 589 more words

Barefoot Living

Guest Poem for January

With permission from a local writer . . . a lovely poem (which inspired me to find images to accompany it on its internet journey): 143 more words

Santiago Oaks And Irvine Regional Parks

Tom's Creek Falls and The Mines of Moria

As summer recedes, I find myself shucking off responsibilities more and more to get outside.¬†This¬†warmth won’t last forever. The green will fade and go. 815 more words


Time for some trash talk

On my regular trail runs in the hills outside of my hometown of Orange, CA, I usually carry a small pack. It contains only one electronic device as I am an advocate of “ 610 more words

Barefoot Hiking/running

Hiking Graveyard Fields

Overwhelmed with the weight of all that is going on in our world right now, I needed to retreat into the forest for some therapy. I wanted to use my muscles to climb and scramble over rocks. 925 more words


An Excellent New Resource for Those of Us Who "Wander & Write" (barefoot or not)

Paula Peeters is one of my favorite bloggers . . . I am always surprised and delighted at the creative glimpses she provides of her corner of the world (the outskirts of Brisbane, Australia). 349 more words

Barefoot Hiking