Tag Archives: New York State

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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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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Autumn Equinox 2016 – Photo Essay

By Jelane A. Kennedy It is hard to believe that today is the first day of fall. This year we have had a lengthen summer with hot, humid temperatures lasting through August into September. In celebration of summer please enjoy … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge-Vibrant

By Jelane A. Kennedy This week’s photo challenge is called Vibrant. My first thoughts are of those things in nature that make me stop and look. I want to soak it all in, it is like a mini-meditation. (c) 2016 … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Circle

By Jelane A. Kennedy How does Fireworks fit into the theme Circles? When most fireworks explode in the sky they create circles of colors. Fireworks, are used in most cases to mark an event, they are used in celebration and … Continue reading

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Exploring Saranac Lake Region

By Jelane A. Kennedy Camping in State campgrounds in New York has been a challenge the last few years. There have been unclean bathrooms and campers that come to party rather than commune with nature. So when we embarked on … Continue reading

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