First Walk and Last – Spring Lake

Many years ago, Mike and I walked at Spring Lake where at first I had a tough time making it up the dam. Over the years my stamina increased even though I had more and more health challenges. Walking in the beautiful places of Sonoma County and California has certainly helped me physically and mentally and…

When You Need a Short Walk

We went to the Farmers’ Market at Luther Burbank Center (yeah! it was never Wells Fargo in my words) Saturday. A chilly outing, but plenty of vegetables and citrus. More fruit later in the season. Crafts and other vendors too. It should get bigger as the season goes by. We wandered around the Center to look…

Walking Taylor Mountain Redtail Loop

Just a couple of weeks ago a new entrance and trail opened on Taylor Mountain. We were game last Friday, to try the new trail, even though it meant some steep incline and descent (for our flat standard). From a giant parking lot, overlooking Petaluma Hill Rd, the trail zigs and zags through the oaks,…