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audio 01:57  A Spring Trail Clearing Project

A Spring Trail Clearing Project

As Spring approaches, it is time to check the trails and take stock of what debris needs to be cleared that was caused by the winter storms. It is a labor of love that is good for the land, the hikers, and good for our selves.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/09/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:39 A Brief Escape from Mud Season

A Brief Escape from Mud Season

Mud season is going to be a long one this year. It restricts us from some of our favorite hikes, so we headed for the coast of Maine for a walk on the Marginal Way. It was cold, but our brief escape changed the energy of the day.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/08/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:49 One of Nature's Natural Healers

One of Nature's Natural Healers

Nature has many healing qualities. It could be just a walk in it or perhaps using some of the natural material Nature provides, such as the components of a birch tree: the sap, tips of the branches and the chaga fungus growing on the bark.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/06/2020 05:00 AM

audio 02:13 A Rare Day

A Rare Day

I experienced a rare day recently when, with just my creepers fastened to my boots, I was able to hike over the frozen snow easily. It is a condition experienced once in a while in March. Actually, every day is a rare day when I am in Nature.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/05/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:58 The View from the Top of the Glade

The View from the Top of the Glade

We stood at the top of the glade and marveled at the view of the valley below and the mountains beyond. On the way back we talked with two hikers we had not met before, one visiting as often as she can. We love to share.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/04/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:39 On a Bright March Morning

On a Bright March Morning

On a bright, cold March morning I hiked up Kyle’s Trail and was greeted by a blast of crisp air before escaping to the sunny, sheltered orchard back down the old road to where I had started. I felt alive and invigorated.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/03/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:15 Love Affirmations

Love Affirmations

I am constantly on the lookout for affirmations of love in the shape of hearts. I see them in Nature, on the sides of buildings, and in the faces of positive people. When we intend to see hearts, we attract them to us. I am grateful for heart affirmations

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/02/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:51 The Winds of March

The Winds of March

The winds of March have ushered in the first day of metrological spring. It is a day of hope that warm weather is on the horizon. It won’t be long until these winds will blow warmer and the days will become longer and we will feel the energy of new growth

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/01/2020 05:00 AM