Monthly Archives: January 2015

Book 21

Half Magic by Edward Eager. Another kid’s book.  This one had such a strong premise: Kids find a magic trinket.  The trinket grants wishes, but it only grants your wish halfway.  So they have to first (1) figure out that … Continue reading

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Book 20

Well, if nothing else, it’s looking good for hitting 52 books during my sabbatical.  Though I should probably be aiming for something more like 65 in order to average a book a week, since I get summers on both ends … Continue reading

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Peacock flats, for real

In a completely uncharacteristic bout of following through on plans, we went back to the Peacock Flats hike again, this time just with the younger dog.  The whole hike is about 3.6 miles each way, with a pretty significant elevation … Continue reading

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Hiking in woods with dogs

I’ve finally caught up on posting about books… I’m in the middle of a few right now, but I’ve officially posted about everything I’ve completed.  On to hiking! I’m still hoping to hike Kauai’s Na Pali coast in the summer, … Continue reading

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