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Sierra Club Eagle View Group 2nd Annual Dinner

By Michael Wilcox

The Sierra Club Eagle View Group will be having its second annual dinner on October 20, 2017, at the Freight House. Fresh Deli will be catering the meal. 182 more words

Wildlife & Habitat

Review: Completely by Ruthie Knox

After a few weeks of mediocre romances, I was so happy to read the first few pages of COMPLETELY. I knew by the end of the first chapter that I would come to know the main characters as if they were real people. 202 more words


Good People Doing Good Things -- Maria Conceição

Today I have a wonderful young woman and her foundation to tell you about, but first, I must make an apology for my faux pas in last week’s Good People post.  1,166 more words

Global Issues

The Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon ... Nope!

I recently received an invitation via email from someone I’ve been considering for a trek guide in Nepal. The invitation is for the Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon. 214 more words

Health And Wellness

Promises to tomorrow #35 #detach

 I am finding it hard to write, words don’t seem to cut it. This is a little reflection.

Detachment is a big ask after forty years and one at which I am a novice. 276 more words

Where is Mount Everest?

The Chinese call it Qomolangma Feng, while the general population of Nepal allude to it as Sagarmatha. The word Tibetans have for it is Chomolungma, which signifies “Goddess Mother of the World.” For some decades, it was additionally referred to just as Peak XV. 199 more words

Travel And Destination

Super Serious Everest Prep

The Half Dome Day Trek —  Trail Rated -VERY, VERY, VERY, VERY HARD  

Rising nearly 5,000 feet above Yosemite Valley and 8,800 feet above sea level, Half Dome is a Yosemite icon and a great challenge to many hikers and hard on the breathe-y lobes. 404 more words

Health And Wellness