Hemlock Home by Katie Finch

Hemlock Home by Katie Finch

For outdoor adventurers, the list of places to go is usually long. New discoveries, experiences, and challenges. Mountains to climb, rivers to paddle, sights to see. Or secret spots to come across and relax. I count myself as one of those adventurers. I love to go new...
Water is a Magnet by Jeff Tome

Water is a Magnet by Jeff Tome

Water is a magnet for children. They like to dam little creeks to create pools and whirlpools. Sticks are tossed into creeks from bridges to see how long it takes them to float underneath. Rocks are splashed and skipped through the water. Water is an attraction. I...
The Dark Night by Chelsea Jandreau

The Dark Night by Chelsea Jandreau

As we steadily creep through winter and into the new year, the focus will eventually begin to move from the calm of night toward a season of increased light and activity. Every day we gain a couple more minutes of light in the evening and eventually more motivation....
The Longest Night by Jeff Tome

The Longest Night by Jeff Tome

There is something about the solstice that captures my imagination. The winter solstice is the longest night of the year and the official beginning of winter and generally occurs on or around December 21. From that day forward, the days will get longer and the nights...