I don’t try to document everything about a place that we visit, after all, I am not a paid travel writer. But I do try to spread the news about those extra special places that Jim and I have discovered. The Ijams River Boardwalk is one of those must see … [ Continue reading ... ]
Meeting new people has its perks. I first met Libby Morgan when she did a write-up on me for the Union County Shopper News back in January. We had a lot of things in common and one of them is exploring new places.
Last Saturday (December 21 – the Winter Solstice), Jim and I had some time on our hands and wanted to explore. We decided to head out to Sand Cave (a place Pat Clapsaddle had highly recommended after she and Bill hiked it a year or so ago). So, Jim and I got in the car and picked a scenic route … [ Continue reading ... ]
Case in point – at the Sunset Bay Annual meeting last week, I happened to join in on a conversation between two women, only one of whom I actually knew. … [ Continue reading ... ]
This past week I had an opportunity to pick some chestnuts with Darren Farquar at his Right By Nature Farm. I had no idea what I was in for, but I was game.
When I first started, I remember wishing that I had worn my leather work gloves. The outer shell of that beautifully smooth nut is a virtual … [ Continue reading ... ]