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My Top 10 National Parks: Recap

I wrapped up my Top Ten National Parks List last week. I enjoyed making the list and continuing my weekly countdown. I would like to thank those who followed along and especially those who provided some comments or feedback along the way. 397 more words

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Love Where You're At

As we enter into this new year, mixed emotions are felt all over. Some are happy to have a new beginning, a clean slate, and a new page to mark up how they like. 561 more words


A Cold and Clear NYD

I took the tree down this morning.  Sigh.  I always feel a little sad when the tree comes down.  It confirms that the Christmas season is truly over.   899 more words


No rain...but here's a deer

For Cee’s Black and White Challenge: Animals this week, I’ve been playing with some of the Black & White Filter Presets in Adobe Lightroom using a couple of pictures taken at Hurricane Ridge (Olympic National Park in Washington State) last summer. 235 more words

Snapshots From A Happy Life

Sunday Hikes: The Cannibalistic Trees of Olympic National Park and the Roosevelt Elk who live among them.

The Hall of Mosses Trail near the Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center at Olympic National Park is as remote a location as you may find in the lower 48 states.  398 more words

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10 Rainy Day Hikes to Try This Winter

As we enter into winter it can seem like it’s impossible to get outside and go for a hike. In Western Washington it rains the majority of the time, it gets dark earlier, and temperatures drop. 530 more words


Finish Strong

The most incredible thing about life is the fact that each day, week, year, etc. offers us something different. We may have some of the same consistencies (i.e. 589 more words