May 2018

Garden Adventures

Bee Nice! The Truth About Ground Bees

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May 30, 2018

My Sorted “Ground Bee” Past:
Growing up, my best friend Anna and I were always in the mud and the woods. Most days we could be found mucking around in…

Hiking

Trail Magic: Backpacking 42 Miles on the Appalachian Trail, the Good the Bad and the Awesome!

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May 23, 2018

The Plan:
In 2015, I felt the draw to try backpacking for the first time. After bugging every friend I could think of who might be interested, I finally snagged someone…

Garden Adventures

How to Build a Raised Bed Garden (when you are not even slightly handy!)

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May 18, 2018

Grampa Sal:
My Grandfather (Sal) moved in with us when I was very young. One of his main passions in life was his vegetable garden. I still remember getting paid…

Hiking

Hiking the Finger Lakes Trail; Quinn falls in love :)

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May 16, 2018

A good friend of mine is the trail master for a section of the finger lakes trail system (FLT).  Last summer She invited me to go backpacking on her…

Hiking

Local Hiking Fun!!

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May 14, 2018

Hiking has become a weekly or bi-weekly event for us. Largely because my 2.5-year-old border collie (Quinn) needs more exercise than our daily runs and agility training offer.

One thing…