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    The first night I read three chapters, and then...

    The first night I read three chapters, and then stopped. I realized I wanted to savor Tom's words, take them in slowly like a good hike, enjoying each moment. I must say it's a great journey. Hat's...
  2. Awwwwww.....that just made my day. Give Terra a...

    Awwwwww.....that just made my day.
    Give Terra a good rubbing behind the ears and a treat for me. Not just any treat, give her one of those Jeremey treats that she loves. :)

    Do we have the start...
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    Go with two separate tents. It's the only way...

    Go with two separate tents.
    It's the only way you'll ever really be happy.

    For thirty years I used the Eureka Timberline basecamp 6 person for car camping. It is an awesome tent that I can set...
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    Big congratulations to Alain, and a bunny hug for...

    Big congratulations to Alain, and a bunny hug for Green PinPin.
    You've been really hopping this winter.
    Green PinPin must be a snowshoe hare to break trail in the snow this winter. :)
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    Great slideshow with awesome selections of music....

    Great slideshow with awesome selections of music. All that green makes me wish for spring. Congratualtions on the 46!
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    Each in our own way, share in your celebration of...

    Each in our own way, share in your celebration of Tommy's life.

    Our thanks go to Tommy, giving you the joy of living in the outdoors and sharing that with us.
  7. I'd like to see the smile on Alex's face when the...

    I'd like to see the smile on Alex's face when the first book comes off the press!

    Is the book geared toward children?
    I've got a few little girls whom I'd like to give copies of the book.
  8. Love your slide show!...and it makes me miss...

    Love your slide show!...and it makes me miss being there. I go up every year for a couple of weeks and never tire of being there. Just might try a winter trip this year.
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    Sabrina and Michael, Seeing the smiles on your...

    Sabrina and Michael,
    Seeing the smiles on your faces is just beautiful!
    You two already have a whole album of memories and I can only add my best wishes for more wonderful memories of the lifetime...
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    I went about 9 months heeding the first guy's...

    I went about 9 months heeding the first guy's advice of just using ibuprofen before getting another doc. A a serious hiker, it turns out it didn't work for me. By the time I had surgery a year...
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    You could try going downhill backwards. Actually...

    You could try going downhill backwards. Actually I'm being serious. After surgeries on both knees for medial meniscus tears I became a PITA to my physical therapist because I needed to hike but the...
  12. Congratulations! You've got some smart kids and...

    Congratulations! You've got some smart kids and I love the sign on the door. Very nice journey.

    I never did get to go up that slide. Wow, just beautiful pictures! That one section is sooooo...
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    I've had the same issue this summer several times...

    I've had the same issue this summer several times with a new 60csx. Walking along a peninsula, both out and back the track had me clearly in the lake. It was laughable but at the same time raised...
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    I don't have any advice on DDD. Only words of...

    I don't have any advice on DDD.
    Only words of encouragement.

    Live life to its fullest and pray for the best.
    Do everything your PT says.

    Attitude is everything.

    And I'll sign on to be a...
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    I have questioned my sanity after spending free...

    I have questioned my sanity after spending free weekends moving a large box coated with dung. Heavy and filthy. Never set up your tent in an area with a slight depression and no trees. :)
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    My first pair of Crestas went for 7 years and way...

    My first pair of Crestas went for 7 years and way beyond their tread life (with several thousand miles) before I retired them from mountain duty. The second pair is only two years old. Neither had...
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    Who needs Amazon when there's this epic tale to...

    Who needs Amazon when there's this epic tale to read.
    Superb storytelling. Gotta hand it to you, Geranimals.
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    I have a copy of the Maine guide to trees and I...

    I have a copy of the Maine guide to trees and I highly recommend it.
    Well worth the $7.
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    After my first hike in a thunderstorm I named my...

    After my first hike in a thunderstorm I named my hiking poles "Thundersticks", and that's what I call them to this day.
  20. Precipice Trail is such fun! My son begged me...

    Precipice Trail is such fun! My son begged me for years to go on it and I wouldn't do it. Finally I gave in. The first time I said what crazy person would put a trail up here?! The second time I...
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    Smile and ask. I make it a point to always...

    Smile and ask.

    I make it a point to always offer to take pictures of others. 9 out of 10 times the person reciprocates. And I always feel bad for the family when I see one parent taking a...
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    I switched to these two years ago. Great stuff. ...

    I switched to these two years ago. Great stuff. Control your sugar intake by using chocolate (my favorite). I use half strength at first then as I start gaining elevation I'll be sure to make it...
  23. Jessbee, I have Yaffee's book but haven't tried...

    Jessbee,
    I have Yaffee's book but haven't tried those particular recipes (or my variation of them). Thanks.
    With food allergies and celiac I only take my own food so new ideas I can adapt to my...
  24. The area is beautiful, the rain relentless but...

    The area is beautiful, the rain relentless but it's your description of food...do you use any particular recipe source? I'm always looking for good food to dehydrate. Won't touch the store stuff.
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    Honda CRV AWD 32 mpg highway 28 mpg overall ...

    Honda CRV AWD
    32 mpg highway
    28 mpg overall

    35 year Honda fan. I love the CRV. Pretty good clearance and I've negotiated it over some big rocks. Carries all the gear, nice sleeping, but...it's...
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