New Mexico Beauty

Some incredible views from Carlsbad, New Mexico.  From the Living Forest and Zoo We saw live Bison too! What a beautiful place!

Flexibility, Adaptability and Patience.

Here’s something about myself that some may not believe, I am not patient.  I also like to make sure things are in control (my control) and I have been known to freak out… Continue reading

FINALLY. The writing of the journey begins, better late than never, right?!

So, in my “grand plan” I saw myself writing on my blog under a big shady tree, the children playing or riding their bikes nearby and Paul painting.  Reality has been sort of… Continue reading

Memory is a painter

A strange thing is memory, and hope, one looks backward and the other forward; one is of today, the other of tomorrow.  memory is history recorded in our brain, memory is a painter,… Continue reading

A love affair with Sharon Springs, NY ~

Here are some of our favorite spots in  Sharon Springs, NY.  A short ride from Cobleskill and 25 minutes to Cooperstown, Sharon Springs is becoming one of the hottest new spots in upstate… Continue reading

Making headway

Since my last day of work occurred I’ve been busier than ever.  I remember thinking “what am I going to do with myself?” There is an insane amount of things to do.  The… Continue reading

New Beginnings

If we don’t change, we don’t grow.  If we don’t grow, we are not really living. Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.  ~Gail Sheehy Today is the last day of my full… Continue reading

The magical Christmas Tree spot on the hill

Every year for many years when we moved to Cobleskill we would trek up to the mountain and cut down our Christmas tree. It was a treacherous dirt road, tree seekers had to… Continue reading

The places we’ve been and loved in New York State (a series) I.

As a family we’ve traveled many times to see the glorious Niagara Falls.  We’ve seen it from the Canadian side and the American side.  We prefer the view from the Canadian side.  It… Continue reading

What you leave behind.

Recently a few things have happened that have brought home the reality that we are moving.  I know, how can I be saying that we are moving for years and years and then… Continue reading

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