Harry Packer Mansion Tour

Yesterday hubby and I adventured to the Jim Thorpe area again.  We  toured the Harry Packer Mansion to see the Nutcracker Holiday Display.  Here are the beautiful pictures I took with my phone. I hope everyone has an enjoyable and peaceful holiday.

Susquehannock State Park

Today we went hiking at Susquehannock State Park.  We have been here several times before.  The park office is never open when we go and we still don’t have the stamp for this park.  It was 37 degrees out and mostly sunny.  A beautiful day for a hike!  We started out hiking to the two…

Movies and Fall Recipes

We have been visiting our local library for over a year now for books and movies.  I even cancelled Netflix.  Here are the recent movies we borrowed and recommend… A Wrinkle in Time The Polar Express Same Kind of Different as Me Spanglish The Terminal No Reservations Entrapment Plus, I recently made two new favorite…

Fall Bike Ride

I was sorting through old pictures and found these from 2006.  They were taken on a bike ride down the Thun Trail.  We didn’t have a digital camera yet at this point.  I still took my film to have it developed and had them put on discs as well.  Anyone remember those days?  I have…

Staying Healthy and Fruit Salad

I want to share the ways I stay healthy and strong between walking and hiking trips.  I mainly enjoy yoga and fitness videos.  I also enjoy Zumba cause I love to dance as well. I have overcome a lot of physical pain and discomfort.  I went to physical therapy and a chiropractor.  It took almost…

Coloring & Chickpea Curry

Anyone else love to color?🌞💗 Also, I looove this Chickpea Curry recipe!  It’s super healthy and I make it almost every week.😋

Camping Road Trip – October 2018

Grab a hot beverage and check out our road trip pictures. 🙂 On this trip we visited 7 new PA State Parks and revisited 3.  We have been working on visiting all 121 PA State Parks since 2007.  In 2014 we picked up the Pennsylvania Passport book so we could have it stamped for each…

Fall Has Arrived

Normally Fall and the beautiful leaves happen in mid October here in Eastern Pennsylvania.  But this year it’s later because it was warm at the beginning of October.  Our maple tree out front is turning orange.  It’s so pretty. It also rained a lot near the end of Summer and into Fall so we missed…

Awesome Salad and Quesadillas

For some reason I love sharing recipes and what I eat.  This salad doesn’t look like much but it is full of yumminess!  It’s mixed greens, pineapple, avocado, and sweet vidalia onion.  I always buy and use vidalia onions because regular onions make me cry lol.  The dressing is 1 tablespoon of olive oil drizzled on…