Indian Summer

One of the things I love about this blog is the occasion to learn and share new things, so this time it's about Indian summer. The last week has been wonderful, quite cool but crisp with great visibility in the mountains. I was able to hike and climb, and one of the climbs was called... Continue Reading →

Green Things

Spring has finally worked its way up my hill, and it's beautiful. I live quite high up, (around 4,400 ft or 1350 meters). While it's been full of flowers down in the valley for a few months already, the mountain flowers just coming out, at least at my height. The true, higher-up mountain pastures are... Continue Reading →


My goal today is notice beautiful things. It snowed last night, and there's little flurries coming down from time to time. The sun peeks out from time to time and everything is WHITE!! It is beautiful. There was a bird on the tree (I kid you not, it's called a great tit (Parus major) (to... Continue Reading →

La Dolce Vita

Foro is on vacation with old friends. Life is beautiful. We’re playing card games at night, and visiting places during the day. It rains enough that sometimes we can just stay in bed, but not so much that we feel stir crazy. For a few moments, we can forget Corona (although I keep a mask... Continue Reading →

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