My family used to own some property out in the San Juan Islands. We always called it The Island, but it had another name too. Sinclair Island. Childhood Adventures Some of my best and bravest childhood adventures were out there. We were a group of… Read More »Sinclair Island. Learning To Adventure
There were a few years there, where it seemed like every tour I was on rolled through towns close to Keystone, South Dakota. For those of you unfamiliar with the area, it’s the location of Mt. Rushmore. Touring On most tours, there isn’t enough time… Read More »Seeking Mt. Rushmore
I woke up this morning with a sore throat. And aches everywhere. Also, if I’m being honest, I’m a little grumpy about it. Thankfully it’s pouring down rain outside. It’s a perfect day to snuggle into a cozy chair with a heating pad and a… Read More »Rainy Days and Yellow Flowers
Thanksgiving is my holiday. For the majority of my adult life, I have hosted the Thanksgiving feast. And I used to go crazy with it! Thanksgiving In Minnesota All of the turkey days that I cooked for in Minnesota began at least a full week… Read More »Rest Stop: Thanksgiving 2022
There’s something you should know about me: I love spiders. I think they are beautiful and magical and really misunderstood. I think we miss out on a lot of wonder by fearing them. To all of you who are frightened by spiders, they’re more afraid… Read More »Spiders. And Still Room For You.