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One year in Connecticut- 6 things I’ve learned.

By Jelane A. Kennedy I have now been commuting and/or living in Connecticut about a year. I thought I would share some of what I have learned. First Connecticut is a small State. It can still take a while to … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice Photo Essay 2017

By Jelane A. Kennedy As I consider the time between September and now, it is hard to believe all that has taken place. 2017 has been a packed year; fast charging non-stop it feels like. We have had a year … Continue reading

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Two little nature trails in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

By Jelane A. Kennedy In our most recent visit to the Berkshires Eileen and I decided we want to try to find a couple of new hiking trails in the area of Pittsfield. We have our old standbys that we … Continue reading

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Fighting Falcon Museum, Greenville, Michigan – finding family history.

By Jelane A. Kennedy On our last visit to Michigan I talked my Mom and Eileen into going to visit The Fighting Falcon Military Museum in Greenville, Michigan about 40 minutes from Rockford where my Mom lives. I had done … Continue reading

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John Boyd Thacher State Park – an Oasis near Albany

By Jelane A. Kennedy Visiting John Boyd Thacher State Park has been a family favorite for generations. When I first met Eileen one of the first places we went to hike near Albany was Thacher Park as the locals call it. … Continue reading

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Small Town 4th of July – Schroon Lake, New York

This year we participated in the Schroon Lake 4th of July celebration. For a number of years we have spent the 4th in Saco, Maine but now that our friends who managed the KOA in Saco have moved on we … Continue reading

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2 more hikes in the Berkshires – {Ashuvillticook and Greylock}

By Jelane A. Kennedy In April we decided again we needed a break and choose to hike another couple of areas in the Berkshires. As in the Adirondacks, spring brings wet and soggy ground so there are times when finding … Continue reading

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