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The Old Ballgame
Sunday, June 25, 2017      10 comments

Yesterday I went to my first vintage baseball game. What a great time it was! The theme was from the 1820s, and no one used gloves.... Read more
Camping on the River
Saturday, June 24, 2017      30 comments

I'm taking a quiet moment before the excitement of the day to appreciate the beauty around me.... Read more
Thank God for Little Boys!
Friday, June 23, 2017      35 comments

For as long as I can remember, I heard the saying "Thank God for little girls." I had two sons and no daughters. I never did feel that God has shortchanged me with the boys! ... Read more
My Kind of Healthy!
Thursday, June 22, 2017      62 comments

Summer is my favorite season, and it is my kind of healthy! I love to hike the trails so fair, and breathe in the mountain air! Camping often ... Read more
The End!
Wednesday, June 21, 2017      37 comments

The end of school is in sight! The end of the school year is today. I am both sorry and glad. I feel this way every year-a little burnt out, and a little energized from the joy of the students. Mostly, I just want to rest. Teachers can ge... Read more
Fiddleheads
Tuesday, June 20, 2017      43 comments

Fiddleheads for dinner Have you ever eaten fiddle heads? They are a New England springtime treat! Fiddleheads or fiddlehead greens are the furled ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Staying on track when you go off road
Monday, June 19, 2017      84 comments

Getting lost in the woods can bring an ominous feeling. It can create panic in some people. I have met hikers who rely on their phone's GPS system to... Read more
Different Dads
Sunday, June 18, 2017      36 comments

The Tale of Two Fathers By Jackie Stetser and Taffi Wallis Dads are as diverse as the sons and daughters that they love. Some fathers are with us all of our lives, and others are with us for a few brief years. Here is the story of two fath... Read more
The Grandma's Heart
Saturday, June 17, 2017      32 comments

Today I'm missing my sons, their wives, and the grand kids. . They live so far away, and I don't get to see them often enough to satisfy the Grandma's... Read more
Keep Moving!
Friday, June 16, 2017      43 comments

Every one needs to have physical movement and for both physical and mental health. ignoring movement is a big mistake! Physical exercise can help to ... Read more
Pushing too hard
Thursday, June 15, 2017      33 comments

Yesterday was the culmination of a month's worth ESY (Extended School Year) of plans. I had thoughtfully and carefully made plans for summer lessons, ... Read more
My Little Piece of Dirt
Wednesday, June 14, 2017      38 comments

Maybe we don’t have the biggest garden around, but we love it! Our close-up shots can make our veggies look bigger than they are. We love taking time every night weeding and caring for our plants. ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts I Don't Care
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      68 comments

I don’t care if you are climbing Everest, Mt Washington or Blue Hills, the goal is to reach the summit and a synopsis of the experience and effort it took you to get there is condensed and rolled into the treasured “Summit Shot”. When you get h... Read more
Failure is not Final!
Monday, June 12, 2017      64 comments

Today I'm turning my obstacles into stepping stones R... Read more
Speaking UP and Helping OUT!
Sunday, June 11, 2017      32 comments

Yesterday my husband and I represented the AMC (Appalachian Mountain Club) to the BSA (Boy Scouts of America). We told them about the huts, lodges and... Read more

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