Yosemite! The view from Glacier Point is one of my favorites. Continue reading Photo Friday May 27, 2016
I love strolling through the changing autumn woods with the smell of crisp air, damp earth, and faint wood-smoke punctuating … Continue reading Autumn Walk
On the first really rainy day that California has had in this nasty drought, I got a surprise from a … Continue reading A visit from a hummingbird
Rain is pouring down outside and winter hasn’t been defeated yet, but all I can think of is warm summer days and cool mountain nights. What is it about this time of year that stokes the hunger for camping and the mountains? Along about February and March I start dreaming of getting away into the deep woods alongside tranquil lakes and rocky crags with nothing but a pack on my back and a tent separating me from crisp night air. So much so that I drive myself crazy. I think about it. I read blogs about it. Dream about it. I spend hours planning and making lists, checking them twice.