we've seen those mountains kneeling, felten and grey we thought our very hearts would up and melt away -Joanna Newsom For over seventeen hours, I was the only...
posted on Aug. 23, 2010
I summited Mt. San Jacinto with a group of 5 amazing friends this weekend. We also backpacked to Round Valley, and it was their first backpacking trip, ever. ...
posted on July 19, 2010
North Head Lighthouse from Benson Beach, in Cape Disappointment State Park (where the Columbia meets the Pacific).
posted on July 13, 2010
Any day that ends in bubble kisses is a good day.
posted on March 07, 2010
My first basket from my new CSA [agrariansolutions.org]. I am trying my level best to become a locavore.
posted on Aug. 10, 2009
Prepped for roasting. I recently joined a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture). It's something I have come to strongly believe in, but it's also delicious and...
posted on July 17, 2009
And now for something completely different
posted on June 30, 2009
hammock on a mountain
My love bought me a packable hammock [eaglesnestoutfittersinc.com]. It has become one of my favorite possessions. Light, sturdy, and outrageously comfortable....
posted on Oct. 19, 2008
I met this lovely lady on my morning hike today.
posted on July 07, 2008
dances with hummingbirds
The poor dear. Her nest hangs low. I discovered this fact by accident, chiefly because she kept buzzing my ear every time I walked by. Of course, possessing a...
posted on May 11, 2008
I took the train down to the Hollywood Farmer's Market on Sunday for some seasonal deliciousness. So many fresh goodies on display. My bounty included the...
posted on May 06, 2008
I made parchment wrapped tilapia for a family get-together Saturday night. This shot was taken before cooking. By request, here's the recipe. Simple and light...
posted on April 28, 2008
warm apricot glow
Monkeyflowers and poppies, on my morning hike.
posted on April 22, 2008
return to ski hut
I have celebrated the return of spring to our mountains with treks up my favorite local trail, to the San Antonio ski hut. Still too much snow above the hut to...
posted on April 18, 2008
This is probably my favorite culinary hodgepodge. Turkey meatball & roasted winter root vegetable soup. The second shot shows the roasted veggies, pre-soup.
posted on March 02, 2008