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Nature Trail (George Washington Birthplace National Monument, VA)

The roughly one-mile Nature Trail at Virginia’s George Washington Birthplace National Monument offers a short journey through peaceful woodlands situated across Dancing Marsh from the… 474 more words

Loop Hike

Weekly Photo Challenge: Silence

The weather was quite beautiful here on Monday.  I had the day off, so after assorted errands and chores in the morning I headed to a local conservation area for a walk.  139 more words


52 Hikes in 52 Weeks: Hike 42, Honeymoon Island State Park

November 23, 2016

Hikers:  Julie and Casie

I first visited Honeymoon Island State Park on a Thanksgiving week dive trip in 2014.  My son and I took a day off from diving the springs to seek out a beach.  241 more words


Carl Sandburg Home Historical Site 

We took a day trip to Flat Rock, North Carolina and visited the historically preserved home and grounds of the late Carl Sandburg, a Pulitzer prize-winning poet and writer. 163 more words


Nature Trail (Benjamin Zephaniah)

At the bottom of my garden
There’s a hedgehog and a frog
And a lot of creepy-crawlies
Living underneath a log,
There’s a baby daddy long legs… 155 more words

Personal Development

Monday Meditation: Lilleshall Nature Trail Part II - By Day

I know that many of you are recovering from Thanksgiving, are in the final week of preparations for other family get-togethers at this time, or coping with the after-effects of winter weather or fires, but I hope you will accompany me on this week’s walk in the sunshine, take a few deep breaths, admire the landscape and recharge your batteries for a few moments. 689 more words