Tag Archives: Winter Sport

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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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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Seven Winter Meditations

By Jelane A. Kennedy As Abbey our camper van sits snuggled in the garage hooked up to her battery tender winter winds blow. It can be a time of melancholy. Yet nature during winter can also carry many wonderful surprises. … Continue reading

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Cold feet-warm soul: First Night Saratoga Springs, New York.

By Jelane A. Kennedy The temperature was at 11 degrees at 1st Night, with a light snow falling. A night that layers were needed. Snow boots, long underwear and everyone wearing their wool finery. But it didn’t matter that it … Continue reading

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It’s all about the clothes – Saranac Lake Winter Carnival

By Jelane A. Kennedy “What are you planning to wear besides your coat & boots?” I asked Eileen. “Long underwear, my thermal pants, double socks, wool sweater, scarf, and mittens with my liners.” Eileen replied. So started our day to … Continue reading

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