D.R.O.O.L. – November 2019

Daily Reminiscence Of Our Lives πŸ¦ƒ “There is always, always, always something to be thankful for!” – Unknown πŸ¦ƒ I am grateful to myself for being a vegetarian. “The U.S. Department of Agriculture projects a shocking 35 percent of turkey meat does not get eaten during Thanksgiving. Where does it go? Into trash cans. That equates to over 200 millionContinue reading “D.R.O.O.L. – November 2019”

Making a heartbreaking decision – Pet euthanasia

RIP – Louie XVII of Windsor Hills ✝️ 11/18/19 Louie has been with us for a number of years. Don’t really know how old he is since most of my rescues come when they are already mature. The first time I have taking him to the vet was in 2004. He moved in way beforeContinue reading “Making a heartbreaking decision – Pet euthanasia”

Leakin park – Franklintown loop

10/19 Gwynn Falls/Leakin Park, 1981–1999 Eagle Dr., Gwynn Oak, MD 21207 (Note: unfortunately something happened to WordPress after the last update to my iPad and now I cannot make notes on pictures. Sorry.) πŸš‚ “Closeness has nothing to do with distance.” – Except today. πŸš‚ I have planned a new adventure for today but lifeContinue reading “Leakin park – Franklintown loop”

D.R.O.O.L – October 2019

Daily Reminiscence Of Our Lives πŸ•Έ β€œAutumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” – Albert Camus πŸ•Έ Note: I have had some trouble with this app since the last update to my IPad from around the 24th. I can upload pictures but cannot always comment on them. Sorry folks. πŸ•Έ 10/31Continue reading “D.R.O.O.L – October 2019”

Prettyboy Reservoir Park – South

9/14/19 Masemore rd. Parkville 21120 πŸ› “What if that change you’re avoiding is the one that gives you wings?” – Laurie Wallin πŸ› There is a special “treat” for us today. My husband is joining us! Which means I can mostly concentrate on taking pictures. Awesome! We’ll head towards North from Masemore rd., jumping onContinue reading “Prettyboy Reservoir Park – South”

Oregon Ridge park – Miners trail – 1 mile

9/11 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ NEVER FORGET! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ I thought this morning that we’re gonna start on Miners trail – since we have never done it – and since it’s only about a mile, we’ll just catch up to the main loop at the end. Wrong! This trail is super short but it’s action packed and so lovelyContinue reading “Oregon Ridge park – Miners trail – 1 mile”

D.R.O.O.L – September 2019

Daily Reminiscence Of Our Lives πŸŽ‰ “Ah, September! You are the doorway to the season that awakens my soul…” – Peggy Toney Horton πŸŽ‰ 9/30 Today was a little bit mixed up. First we went to work, then walk then within an hour back home. The weather was so amazing that we have decided toContinue reading “D.R.O.O.L – September 2019”

Prettyboy Reservoir Park (9/8/19)

Gunpowder south (blue) trail – 5.41 miles 🚘 Masemore rd. Parkville 21120 🚘 🌿 “Happiness is a long walk with a friend (- Mag in my case).” 🌿 I thought I’ll be smart coming here this morning because it’s a wonderful secret location, no one knows about. Wrong! Yes, parking is limited (less than 10Continue reading “Prettyboy Reservoir Park (9/8/19)”

NCR – Weisburg rd. to Frederick rd. – North

9/4/19 – 4.56 miles πŸŽ‚ “Country roads take me gnome.” πŸŽ‚ It is my birthtoday so I am treating myself with NCR. It’s always a good idea! Mostly empty – especially in the mornings and on the weekdays – and such an easy walk. No elevation changes and the trail is a crushed stone andContinue reading “NCR – Weisburg rd. to Frederick rd. – North”

D.R.O.O.L. – August 2019

Daily Reminiscence Of Our Lives 🌸 “Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.” – Sam Keen 🌸 8/31 Took another route around VIR this morning, walking 3.33 miles. Got lost at one point when the path vanished into the woods. Wondered on someone else’s property then jumped a fence to get back. 8/30 Going forContinue reading “D.R.O.O.L. – August 2019”

NCR – from Monkton rd. to Weisburg rd.

πŸ”₯ “An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.” – Henry David Thoreau πŸ”₯ If you are coming from Baltimore, like I do – condolences – take this short cut from York rd. Turn right onto E. Piney Hill rd and follow it to the right before it becomes Hereford rd. At theContinue reading “NCR – from Monkton rd. to Weisburg rd.”

D.R.O.O.L. – July 2019

Daily Reminiscence Of Our Lives β›± “When all else fails, take a vacation.” – Betty Williams β›± 7/31 Shockingly enough I did not take any pics today….I checked twice….really. No photos. ❀️ 7/30 We had to drive down to Silver Spring this morning so I have looked for suitable parks to do our morning walkContinue reading “D.R.O.O.L. – July 2019”