Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Maine Event

(We have several new entries so read on after this.) So here we are in our final state!  Who would have thought almost 6 months ago that we would walk over 1900 miles up through the South, across the Mason … Continue reading

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The White Mountains Debrief

(The difficulty of using one device as phone, camera, and blog writer is that you have to ration its use – especially if you are in the White Mountains where there is almost no electricity! So thanks for your patience; … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday

…today to my sister brenda kay.  I was in first grade when she was born.  A couple of weeks after she came home, I took her to school for “show and tell”.  In our young adulthood we spent several years … Continue reading

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New Hampshire trails

Once we crossed the border into NH, things changed, well to be more specific, names changed.  Throughout our journey we had been hiking the Appalachian Trail, but suddenly we were hiking The Ethan Pond Trail, Crawford Path, Madison Gulf Trail, … Continue reading

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Thank you everyone for the birthday wishes!

What fun and what a joy to receive so many birthday wishes!  September 2 was a great day to celebrate my mother’s labor!  Lol.  I was very touched to see the inscription for the flowers on the previous Sunday.  Having … Continue reading

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Success on our first White Mountain!

Today we woke up to rain – a full stop if you want to hike down the steep north side of Mt. Moosilauke. We sat at the hiker hostel this morning talking with Swagger and Trail Wreck about a north … Continue reading

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One of my favorite trail whimsy!

(In reviewing my photos I came across one of my favorite moments of trail whimsy that occurred back in Virginia.  I will share it as a little picture story.) Once on a time, Dragonfly went flying and Prairie Dog went running … Continue reading

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