Friday Five: The superbloom is…it’s everywhere, man!

Happy Friday, everybody! So, have you come across any of the stories in the Otherwise Perpetually Depressing News Cycle (OPDNC) about Southern California's "Superbloom" -- the explosion of wildflowers (mostly the delicate orange poppy) following all the torrential rains of the past few months? Well, strangely enough for the Lamestream Media, it's actually true! But … Continue reading Friday Five: The superbloom is…it’s everywhere, man!

Lazy Friday Five: Recent Hike Photos

Good morning, everyone (yawn)! Don't know about you, but I'm savoring every second of the last remaining, and rapidly waning, days containing that beautiful extra hour we got last fall, before it's yanked from our clutching arms! So as you can imagine, I'm not too keen on spending too much of that precious, precious time … Continue reading Lazy Friday Five: Recent Hike Photos

Day 6 — It’s Groundhog Day (Again)

I was debating just copying & pasting yesterday's post, to see if you'd get the joke. But I decided, nahh, that's way too esoteric. Anyway, Day 6's walk is done. And in spite of the rain, it was very nice, although about 20 minutes into it, we saw what was *almost* a nasty car-vs-bike accident … Continue reading Day 6 — It’s Groundhog Day (Again)

Walking or Crossfit? A Southern belle ponders the choices!

Well, as promised, I'm gonna start morphin' the ol' blog format a little bit this week, just to shake things up a little bit. (When you work from home, you take your fun where you can.) Anyway, I thought instead of trying to cobble together a list of five random things connected only by the … Continue reading Walking or Crossfit? A Southern belle ponders the choices!