Transitions – into September and a new school year

Our nature table got neglected a bit over the summer, and the boys start back to school this week, so last night I cleared it off and started fresh. The golden candle holder has joined Mother Earth – eventually the days will get shorter and we will need the extra light, and Mother Earth stands … More Transitions – into September and a new school year

Wednesday: Into the Cave, at the Creek, and we meet a Bear

For all posts related to our adventure see tag Big Trees 2016. Photos from our trip can be found in our Google photo album, Trip to Big Trees Wednesday morning we took a tour of Mercer Caverns. The little one was particularly hesitant about the steep stairs, but with Mommy leading the way, and Daddy … More Wednesday: Into the Cave, at the Creek, and we meet a Bear

Tuesday: Hiking South Grove & Splashing around Lake Alpine

For all posts related to our adventure see tag Big Trees 2016. Photos from our trip can be found in our Google photo album, Trip to Big Trees Tuesday morning bright and early Gavin roused us from our beds and we set off to hike the South Grove trail, which included the 5 mile round … More Tuesday: Hiking South Grove & Splashing around Lake Alpine

Monday at The Big Stump, Columbia, & Railtown 1897

For all posts related to our adventure see tag Big Trees 2016. Photos from our trip can be found in our Google photo album, Trip to Big Trees Monday morning we went for a hike through the North Grove, described by the website as “a gentle, well-marked loop about 1 1/2miles.” Perfectly ambitious enough for … More Monday at The Big Stump, Columbia, & Railtown 1897

A Sunday Drive to Angel’s Camp, Lake Alpine & Big Trees State Park

For all posts related to our adventure see tag Big Trees 2016. Photos from our trip can be found in our Google photo album, Trip to Big Trees Sunday morning we plotted our route: we’d stop in Angel’s Camp for lunch, visit the town museum, then drive to Big Trees State Park, check-in time at … More A Sunday Drive to Angel’s Camp, Lake Alpine & Big Trees State Park