I am sitting in my lakeside campsite after a two hour kayak and a swim. The morning dew is drying off my tent. My hammock is flapping in the wind. This is my happy place. … More A Summer in The Great Outdoors
I arrive at Lake Louise for the second time in my life. And for the second time, I am met by rain and fog. The immaculate view you see in Google images and on travel sites, I am convinced they are staged. Determined to not let this ‘Take 2’ trip to the Lake be a … More Lake Louise: Discovering Something Unexpected
This week my mom has turned 60 and next week she retires from work. It’s a big year for this gal, and we’re having a party to celebrate. After all, she’s a pretty fabulous woman. My mom went back to school when I was pretty young, and one of my earliest memories with with her … More Props For My Mom
I was born a country girl. An east coast country girl. I spent my childhood climbing rocky shores and exploring beaches, swimming in ponds, running around the meadow, camping with my parents and playing baseball on a self-made diamond in a giant field behind my uncle’s house. While I now very happily live in the city, nothing makes me feel … More Happiness in the Great Outdoors
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