Category Archives: Winter

Taking on the Edge Challenge, Fall Season

It’s in the beginning weeks of another 8-week challenge event at The Edge Fitness and I had a great start. My weigh-in on kickoff night revealed a new low weight since becoming a member; I’m close to dropping below a … Continue reading

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Upcoming hiking adventures in two local parks and facing the snow

Wintry weather hitting the mid-Atlantic and northeast regions through spring’s arrival sure has made me long for warm, sunny days. At the start of April, forecasts have continued to be dicey; rain and snow symbols showing up on one app … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day: Winter vs Spring

I’ve always thought it would be fun to check out the Groundhog Day festivities one of these years.  After all, it’s a traditional event in my home state and the Punxsutawney area is a part of Pennsylvania that I haven’t … Continue reading

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An Adventure at Ricketts Glen

Years ago, I went to Ricketts Glen State Park and within recent days I found out that a snowshoe / hiking trip there was being planned through my college. I was thinking about going on the trip, because I never … Continue reading

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Winter’s Wrath

The winter weather was one reason for the lack in photo outings in recent days…two heavy blasts of snowfall in a row. And I remember thinking, after this past December’s snowfall, “I hope that’s the most we get this Winter … Continue reading

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The Big Snow ’09

We ended up with over 20 inches of snow in the Philadelphia area by the time the snow stopped falling on Dec. 20th. That was more than the total amount from snow storms in the early months of 2009.   … Continue reading

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Snow Storm Brewing

This coming weekend, I had plans to go out to Shady Maple Smorgasbord and also do some photography in the surrounding area. I found out that the PA Wolf Sanctuary and an area protected by the Natural Lands Trust were … Continue reading

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