Minnesota Hygge

hyg•ge /ˈh(y)o͞oɡə,ˈho͝oɡə/ noun a quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being (regarded as a defining characteristic of Danish culture). I’ve been enamored of the concept of hygge for some time now.  It’s something I try to embrace as much as possible through the long winter months, surrounding myself … More Minnesota Hygge

PSA

Unsurprisingly, after the past couple of years, I’ve been feeling a little rusty.  I’m out of practice with every element of what I do.  The camera work, the blogging, the travel, the hiking…and apparently remembering to apply bug spray. Last week, on an absolutely stunning day,  my camera and I explored Delaware for the day.  … More PSA

Monday Mash-Up

Lets do a little throw back to two of my favorite places. First up, Glacier National Park in Montana: And, secondly, in contrast, though it is a neighboring state, North Dakota (mostly Theodore Roosevelt National Park):

Hello!

It sure has been a while, hasn’t it?  Back in the beginning of December I had lumbar spinal surgery to finally correct the issue that has been holding me back the past couple of years.  We fused at L5-S1 and the surgery appeared to have gone well.  Unfortunately, I developed a systemic infection originating from … More Hello!