Category Archives: Nature

Iceland’s Ring Road (April 17-26, 2018)

This trip was financed by my son, with my contribution consisting of planning the details. At the end, we followed the itinerary to the letter. We circumnavigated the island counterclockwise, staying 9 nights in 8 different hotels, Reykjavik being our starting and ending stop. We saw fjords, mountains, volcanoes, glaciers, geysers, lava fields, icebergs, and countless waterfalls. We missed out on the elusive Northern lights, puffins, and seals, but overall we had a blast!
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On Conception and Contraception

Roughly half way into the woman’s menstrual cycle her egg leaves the follicle and a hormone is released to thicken the lining of her uterus. The egg takes about 24 hours to move through the Fallopian tube waiting for a … Continue reading

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Trees Are So Cool!

When I was little, my grandmother taught me everything she knew about mushrooms and about the trees. The mushroom knowledge was wasted on me since as an adult I lost all interest in them and forgot everything grandma taught me. … Continue reading

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