Monthly Archives: April 2016

Stupid Beautiful Cold

It was seriously stupid cold this morning. Twenty five degrees with a wind chill that gave me an instant headache as we explored the shores of Big Bear Lake. My little puppy dog kicked up the snow happily and raced back and forth along the snowy shores of Big Bear Lake. (Obviously one of was …

Mornings on Sugarloaf Mountain

Late March is definitely not the best time to hike to a place called Green Meadow but I had never seen the top of Mount Sugarloaf in the snow. I had heard legendary tales of how beautiful the top of this mountain was when you snowshoe to the top in three feet of snow. Luckily for …

Mountain Biking For Dummies

Baldwin Lake seems to have it in for me. Yesterday I almost got lost here in a ridiculous snowstorm with white out conditions. So, what did I do today when the clouds moved out and the snow stopped falling for a few hours? I decided to go for a bike ride through Baldwin Lake. Let me just say …

I Can See Siberia From My House!

It’s almost April. How have I managed to stumble through a blizzard?!  I swear these kind of things only happen to me, but I guess that’s what happens when you are the adventuress sort who decides to go for a hike in a blizzard after dinner. To be fair it was the last week in …