A Relatable Childhood

A reporter once asked me to share some examples of “off-grid” living that make life a little more interesting at the Lost Trail Lodge.  Until then, I hadn’t considered our life to be more interesting or that different than those in town.  I mean, we’re the typical American family- raising…

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Winter Storm Days

I like being in the backcountry when it snows. Life slows down and I get get a chance to burrow into my home and cook hearty dinners. I have grown fond of the routine of outdoor chores and the impermanence of shoveling snow; it piling up even as it’s cleared.…

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Mother’s Day

Mothers Day Musings… We are fortunate to be among the children who count our mothers as blessings in our life. We have been lifted by their strength, calmed by their undying love, and felt their praise as warm as the sun’s rays. They are truly worthy of every appreciation set…

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