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100 In a Year Project Series | #2 Lay Down On the Grass + Stare At the Stars

I’d like to first begin this one by saying it was well thought out. Again, one of those moments when I jumped at something because it excited my spirit and seemed totally worth it. 736 more words


Running on the Blue Ridge Parkway

This week I had the chance to run on the Blue Ridge Parkway.  The Parkway is a beautiful road and the section I ran on – south of Vesuvius (Route 56) had almost no traffic on it.  53 more words


Tenkara Days - Rapidan River, Shenandoah NP

The Rapidan River is one of my favorite rivers in Virginia, especially the segment which courses through Shenandoah National Park. The flowing cascades, peaceful scenery and good population of brook trout has earned this river a top 100 trout stream spot according to Trout Unlimited coming in at #38. 473 more words


Deerfield Valley

This gorgeous meadow is in a place called Deerfield, Virginia. I’d never been here before and I was taken aback by the beauty.  I cannot wait to return on the bike. 49 more words


Blood. Heart. Wilderness.

I been unraveling since my birth; Gonna wander out there and see what I’m worth  -Lord Huron, Way Out There

My journeys take me to various places; some to far parts of the country, some within the general southeast. 

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Catching up.....

So, I have been incredibly inconsistent with my posting for the past few weeks and I wanted to apologize to anyone who might actually be interested in how frequently I post on here. 447 more words

Albemarle Estate and Trump Winery: A Girls Night Out

It’s all about presentation, whether it’s a creatively garnished plate in an elegant Michelin rated restaurant, an exquisitely wrapped gift or the initial dramatic entrance as you approach an estate property. 949 more words

Albemarle County Wineries