12
Dec
2017
Last minute Christmas shopping craziness! If you are like me, there are two weeks until Christmas and you haven't done any of...
5
Dec
2017
As the holiday season is in full swing, I find myself indulging in cookies and pies and every sweet known to man. How can I not...
27
Nov
2017
It's not too early to start dreaming of the white stuff. Our snow is something special. Here in the Adirondacks, snow isn't...
14
Nov
2017
The Washboard Donut Shop is a staple in Tupper Lake, and has been for over 25 years now. The Shenandoa Indian Store, The...
6
Nov
2017
Warm Late-Fall Weather Wren and I took advantage of another warm, late-fall day by paddling the other evening. We...
3
Nov
2017
Another Warm Fall Day I try to take advantage of every nice day we have during the fall, and this year we've had plenty from...
23
Oct
2017
Beautiful fall day The last couple of days it had rained; on this day it was 68 degrees and it was supposed to become even...
16
Oct
2017
With the chilly weather and changing of the leaves comes fall, and a whole new lineup of events. The events we have this time...
10
Oct
2017
A Warm September Despite the unseasonably warm September -- my dog, Wren, and I went swimming every day -- fall is finally...
3
Oct
2017
Every year when September rolled around, my mom would put a bright red bandana around my dog's neck. I always wondered why, and...
26
Sep
2017
It's happened to all of us. You're out of town, visiting a new area, but your team plays on Sunday so you frantically Google "...
19
Sep
2017
Adding to a Trip I had an errand to run in Tupper Lake the other day, and so I took Wren along with me so we could adventure...
11
Sep
2017
Ahhh, fall is in the air. With the chilly mornings and nights, and the smell of wood stoves burning in the air, comes the start...
5
Sep
2017
A Celestial Event An event of celestial consequence -- I am, of course, talking about the solar eclipse, and even...
28
Aug
2017
Preparing for the ride! As I filled  the new bladder for my hydration backpack, I contemplated where to ride. I decided to...
22
Aug
2017
Kids are getting ready to go back to school, the leaves are going to be changing soon, and pumpkin everything is going to be...
12
Aug
2017
Where is the Oswegatchie? When you look at the Adirondack Paddler's Map, the Oswegatchie River seems to be everywhere -- that...
11
Aug
2017
Tackling Activity Age Barriers As a mom of three - with ages varying from 4 to 13 - I will admit it is sometimes challenging ...
11
Aug
2017
Good till the last drop... I always spend the last weekends of August on the lake with family, squeezing out every last drop...
10
Aug
2017
As a mom of three, I am always looking for family activities that are both fun and educational. When it comes to planning that...
7
Aug
2017
Recently, I astonished my coworker Katie when I admitted to never having played at the Tupper Lake Golf Club. We...
1
Aug
2017
I remember when I was a kid, my parents would grab our sleeping bags and we would lay on the front lawn during a meteor shower...
24
Jul
2017
One of my favorite places to hang out in town is the waterfront walkway at Municipal Park. The beautiful scenery of Raquette...
17
Jul
2017
Who wants to find treasures? Don't expect to get your pockets full, but do expect to lay your eyes upon some of the natural...

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