The Lost Coast

I celebrated my birthday last week, by going on a road trip to Humboldt County. The trip was a birthday gift, and I can’t think of a more precious gift for an adventurer/avid hiker/photographer (me..lol) than time together on a road trip, to one of the worlds most amazing places, with nothing more on theContinue reading “The Lost Coast”

A Zen-Minded Thanksgiving Week, part 3

I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, this is what it is to be happy.  ― Sylvia Plath   The third, and last part of my Zen Minded Thanksgiving Week, a beautiful hike along the McCloud River in northern California. (Here is the first, and the secondContinue reading “A Zen-Minded Thanksgiving Week, part 3”

A Zen-Minded Thanksgiving Week

Thanksgiving week recharged my batteries. It was filled with so much outdoor fun, and time to appreciate, and be grateful for all our blessings. We took day trips to amazing places, like Castle Lake in my last post. It was a celebration of the beauty that surrounds us. A week of silent contemplation and meditation. ItContinue reading “A Zen-Minded Thanksgiving Week”