Happy First Day of Spring!

20140421 - underwater snail

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Day 2: Hauling in on the Rail Trail

Date: Saturday, February 13, 2016

Weather: Brilliant sunshine, high of -25 degrees Celsius

Today was the day to hike the rail trail. I looked at my watch. 6:30am. Of course. Everyone else seemed to still sleep soundly so I closed my eyes and willed myself to drift off again.

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Book Review: Nature Cure

Or: Three Things You Need to Know about Richard Mabey’s Nature Cure


I had grand plans of writing a New York Times-style book review for Richard Mabey’s memoir Nature Cure. I found myself bored out of my wits writing it, so here’s what I want you to know about this gem of a book in three short points: + Read More

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