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Nature

A walk in nature walks the soul back home. — Mary Davis

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Around the Lake

For three decades, Jo Ann and I spent Friday afternoons walking around Minnesota’s Lake Winona. We walked through pregnancies and miscarriages, through homeopathy school and university tenure, through Weight Watchers and evolving wardrobes, through caring for daughters (and sometimes their … Continue reading

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Discover America’s Beautiful National Parks

Good news thrifty adventurers, the National Park Service (NPS) is waiving entrance fees at park sites across the country on five days in 2022. According to an NPS release, the annual free admission days “are designed to encourage discovery and visitation of … Continue reading

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My Daily Walk

My sister and I weren’t close growing up. The oldest of seven, Barbara was bookish, while I, the second oldest, couldn’t sit still — always playing hopscotch and tag outside our Bronx apartment. When Barbara left for Bennington College, the … Continue reading

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Nature + Movement

Long walks in nature, which I’ve previously written about, has been key to cultivating my sense of inner calm. There is something very healing about being out in nature especially when combined with movement. I’ve walked hundreds of miles already … Continue reading

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