Tag Archives: Point Reyes National Seashore

Literal and Figurative Forest Bathing


  Forest bathing is supposed to be about the health benefits of walking in forests. The “bathing” is the soaking up of the sights and smells all around you. But if you do your forest bathing on a foggy day … Continue reading

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The Joys and Perils of Nature

Sunset on the Pacific

My sweetheart and I went backpacking at Point Reyes National Seashore last week, which meant we went three days without any news of the world or contact with anyone who wasn’t also out hiking. Coming back to the news of … Continue reading

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Exploring California, Step by Step

The Pacific

I use a Fitbit to keep track of my exercise. It’s fine motivational tool. When I look at the “dashboard” and see that I’ve been sitting around all day, or that my morning exercise walk only generated 15 very active … Continue reading

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