The Art of Exploration · a diary of day trips, natural places, and miscellaneous adventures

Archive for December 2009

The Art of Exploration archive is where you'll find my past writings and thoughts. You are currently viewing a list of articles that were published in December 2009.

Clear Blue Sky
Clear Blue Sky
I awoke this morning to sunlight streaming in the bedroom windows. The whole room glowed with warm light. It was the first sunshine to show its face in over a week and despite the icy air outside, I was determined to enjoy it.
Old School Forest Preserve
Old School Forest Preserve
It’s been a real treat to be able to bike outside for so long this fall. I mean, it’s December for crying out loud and I can still ride the 12-mile loop to Old School Forest Preserve and back without risking frostbite or snowblindness.