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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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Spring Photo Essay – 2017

By Jelane A. Kennedy Spring sprung 10 days ago but here in the Northeast it still feels as though winter is trying to keep it’s icy grip!! Although the light is at a new angle, at times when I got … Continue reading

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2 day hikes in the Berkshire Mountains

By Jelane A. Kennedy After two great snowstorms in the Northeast this month it was time to enjoy a couple of hikes. We decided to take a trip to the Berkshires, for a change of pace. One of our favorite … Continue reading

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How we start the first of the year – winter hiking!

By Jelane A. Kennedy For several years now we have been going on a hike on New Years Day. When our schedule permits we have also made the first week of the new-year our re-boot time in nature. Usually our … Continue reading

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