Where the past lets go and becomes the future; the place of caught breath. … Happy Solstice ♡ Before I really dig in to this post I need to mention a couple things: First, I am a visual learner. I navigate the world through signs, photos and visual clues. I’m better with landmarks than maps,… Continue reading Solstice
Thinking today about what it means to be a kid. I remember being a kid and what it meant to grow up. Bare feet, neighbor kids, attentive parents. We had friends our age and created these elaborate scenarios inside of which we played: War, school, Partridge Family … we made up plays and sold admission to… Continue reading Memory Monday
Today was a trip to a new area (to me) so I trusted Waze to get me there. Mistake. Apparently the “Switchback Trail” in the app was not the correct one. It wasn”t until I passed Olympia that I pulled over to check. Four hours from the time I left home (5am) I found… Continue reading Klahane (Klahhane) Ridge via Switchback (Trail)
The opening of Stevens Canyon Road is an important marker in my world these days. It says spring is coming to an end and long days of exploring are on the horizon. My best friend joined me this morning for a romp on the forest trails of Mount Rainier National Park. We left Auburn around… Continue reading Trail of the Shadows Rampart Ridge
Sometimes the answer is in the shadow.