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Love my old, old American trucks

Not sure how this happened but to be honest I have to admit, I do really, really love old, old, old American v8 1500 series trucks and vans. 113 more words


"When is the best time to plant a tree? Twenty years ago. The second best time? Today.” -Chinese Proverb

 “Society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.” -Greek Proverb

Mission Statement:  Due to careless logging practices only 5 % of Giant Sequoia trees  remain in their native habitat in the Western Range of the Sierra Nevada Mts. 516 more words


Untamed Wildlife

Ever since I was little, the wildlife of Oakleigh has fascinated me. Whether it’s the towering redwoods or the little salamanders found beneath logs and stones, it all amazes me. 327 more words

Hiking Through the Redwoods

Towering above us, these redwoods hug the Pacific coastline and make for wonderful companions to a day of hiking.

We joined volunteer docents for a guided hike in… 498 more words

Travels And Adventures

Tokorangi Forest

Located on the outskirts of Rotorua, was Tokorangi’s redwood forest. While these trees are more famously associated with California, the redwoods in New Zealand grow faster because there is no long dry spell like the west coast of the U.S.A. 57 more words

New Zealand

Journal #34 (in which said man walks among giants)

Walking under the shade of the redwoods, their trunks rising into high canopies where the sunlight ribbons in to the ferns below, even someone such as Myself can feel small, inconsequential. 2,797 more words

The Journals