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Ring the School Bell 12/180- Free points for Italians here!

By Annette Termini

             A hectic morning called for a little lunch assistance, and Sarah spoiled her mom by preparing lunch today.  She prepared her specialty, Trader Joe’s (I really hope you have one of these awesome stores near you!) potstickers with sautéed asian vegetables. 397 more words

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Glacier Point and Sentinel Dome

Glacier Point Road is a sixteen mile parkway that weaves its way through thick forest while constantly climbing its way up to Glacier Point. The road curved more than a rattlesnake. 1,135 more words

National Parks

Thematic Interruption: Yosemite National Park, Land of Icons and Other Photo-Worthy Scenes

In a comment appended to the post covering Day 5 of my time at Yosemite National Park, quietsolopursuits noted how heavily photographed Yosemite is.  He’s absolutely right.  624 more words


Half Dome at Sunset

Standing above the clouds is weird, I mean standing on solid ground, not in an airplane, and looking down to the clouds below.  It is surreal! 146 more words


Walking Update

For the last month I have been trying to walk more. To help me along I have been relying on two different motivations.

One of these is my… 391 more words


Yosemite National Park - Yosemite Valley

So for the Independence Day weekend, I decided to travel to the west coast and take a road trip from San Jose to Las Vegas through Death Valley and Yosemite. 574 more words


Fern Spring

Along Southside Drive that carries 90% of vehicle traffic through Yosemite Valley is a turnout for about four cars.  The sign for Fern Spring is small, like it was meant for hikers more than car/bus passengers, but it provides a quiet respite from the crowds. 157 more words