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The Artsy Nature

Looking. Winter.

In all my years growing up and as an adult in Florida, I longed for cold winters.  I dreamed of snowy days and cozy nights, only getting small doses on quick trips North.  Since traveling through the West and…

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The Artsy Nature. Jennifer JL Jones + Olympic National Park

Whenever Mr. F and I are away from the coastal Northwest for a long period of time, I find that what I miss most is the mossy trees and fern covered forest floors. ย These “Muppet trees”, as I like…

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The Artsy Nature: Joshua Tree & Karen Silve

While Mr. F and I were reluctant desert-dwellers and are sure to steer clear in the summer months, I’ll be the first to admit that spring in the desert is absolutely enchanting. ย What has been dry and dormant for…

TAN_Black Sand Basin Yellowstone
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The Artsy Nature: Yellowstone & Amy Donaldson

Judging from the blog’s title & if you’ve been reading for awhile, you’ve probably guessed that Mr. F and I are the outdoorsy types. ย We both thrive on time spent among the quiet beauty of the outdoors, whether surrounded…

Glacier National Park
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Friday Finds: Natural Abstractions

As you may recall, Mr. Forager and I recently returned from a long camping trip in Glacier National Park and Yellowstoneย ( and we threw in the Lewis & Clark Caverns on the way home ‘cuz we weren’t nearly exhausted…