photo of walkway to restored barn winery

Sarah’s Vineyard Winery: Enjoying a Beautiful Summer Evening

When our pizza arrived, I was surprised that the waiter slid it from the pan right onto the paper table cover.

pale blue petals surround the white corolla of columbine

Colorado Wildflowers – Six on Saturday, 7-7-18

The views are amazing, and a reward for the climb.  
I find the flora equally amazing. 

Three snow covered mountain peaks

Hiking Anthracite Pass Trail in Colorado’s Crystal River Valley

There are many wonderful hiking trails in this section of White River National Forest, but the Anthracite Pass hike has taken a top spot on my list.

A misty view of the Pacific from the Main Trail to the Hillside Trail

Hillside Trail and Muir Woods National Monument

If you are a hiker of modest ability, continue on the Main Trail a couple of miles, and you will leave the crowds behind.

Monhegan Island Lighthouse

I Is for Island: CFFC Letter “I”

The island provides incredible views of the Atlantic Ocean from miles of coastal hiking trails, some of which are quite steep.

Photo of red and yellow tomatoes

Farmers Market Saturdays Are Growing On Us

There is debate about whether local produce really tastes better, or if we just think that it does.

Photo of cobalt colored delphinium with ferns, nicotiana, and sweet potato vine

Visit the Cleveland Botanical Gardens

This garden underwent a multimillion dollar update with the construction of a modern, two-story glasshouse.