Tag Archives: Hiking

Theodore Roosevelt National Park: The creating of a President and a movement.

By Jelane A. Kennedy I must confess, I had never heard of Theodore Roosevelt National Park until a couple of mornings before our arrival. How we came to visit the park was by accident. Our eyes were set for Glacier National … Continue reading

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19 things to bring with you when visiting our National Parks!

By Jelane A. Kennedy 2016 is the Centennial for the National Park Service! 100 years ago the National Park Service began, Yellowstone was the first park established in 1872 by an Act that President Ulysses S. Grant signed. This year … Continue reading

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Happy Winter Solstice-Fall Photo Essay 2015

By Jelane A. Kennedy When really is the Winter Solstice? After a bit of an Internet search I decided to look for information in the United Kingdom where Stonehenge is to get the best answer. The Solstice is actually considered … Continue reading

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Visiting small healing places in Boston.

By Jelane A. Kennedy The Ulfelder Healing Garden on the 8th floor of the YawkeyBuilding on the campus of Massachusetts General Hospital was a beautiful little place that had both inside and outside spaces. The garden overlooks the Charles River … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 Photo Essay.

By Jelane A. Kennedy Winter’s blast tried to hold on this Spring, as temperatures jumped up and down. Snow slowly melted during the early Spring making a little less mud for mud season. But the month of June has brought … Continue reading

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End of Winter Photo Essay.

By Jelane A. Kennedy Today is the first day of Spring. By all accounts this winter in the Northeast has been a rough one. Snow started in November, a thaw in December and it seemed like January and February there … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls – a lesson in contrasts.

By Jelane A. Kennedy All aboard to Niagara Falls! The snowstorm of the day before added a wintry touch to the area adding a sense of wonder. Taking the train to Niagara was like running through a white tunnel as … Continue reading

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