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Winter Hiking

Just because it’s really cold outside doesn’t mean you shouldn’t get out there and hike!  With the right preparation, hiking in the winter can be very enjoyable.  1,094 more words


Thursday Doors – Christmas Tradition

I wrote last year about how quickly things become a tradition in our family. What I didn’t mention is how those traditions grow in both scope and importance. 507 more words


Things that Matter

I was going to write a short post about how busy this weekend has been, but that sounds like a complaint, and there’s nothing to complain about. 317 more words


Fish Nests

Little fish, in the shallows,
where the sun turns
the soil to gold,
your round nest
blooms next to others,
forming a pattern
like dandelions on a lawn. 148 more words


Check If The Museum is Open Before Driving an Hour | Three Peaks and a Valley #13

This series, Three Peaks and a Valley refers to three positive moments and one negative moment that happens during a twenty-four hour period of my life. 429 more words

Stories For Strangers

Hiking in "Bad" Weather

A lot of folks shy away from hiking in bad weather.  They find it generally less pleasant when its too cold, too hot, too rainy, too windy or whatever.   368 more words


A Very Unusual Day

Penmanship Class

Swiftly slithering along the stone wall
my father built with his two hands, the
garter snake followed our journey
down the road to the school bus. 543 more words