Holcomb Creek and the Beavers

     Last night Alicia, Johnny and I tried to spy on Beavers. We did not succeed. We still had an awesome evening, though. As we traipsed through an empty forest, dusk just setting in, we talked about how lucky we were to be out here enjoying nature, while so many of our neighbors were sitting …

Spaghetti Squash with Meyer Lemon Oil

    Even though it is now late September I’m holding on to summer desperately. Okay well kind of. I did make spaghetti squash today, a food very fall like in nature, but dammit, I also went to the lake one last time!     As I did my P90X this morning, I realized it was very, …

Boulder Scrambling Indian Summer Adventure

     Yesterday my feet dangled over the edge of a sheer cliff drop off. I held onto a rope I found wedged between two boulders, and then using all those fine tuned P90X muscles, I pulled my legs up over the edge of the giant boulder, praying the frayed rope wouldn’t give out, dropping me …