Hitting The Rail Trail

Today, we hit the rail trail again. I want to keep pushing myself out of my comfort zone. My goal is to ride the entire Dutchess County Rail Trail, but the only way to do that is to get out there and actually ride. I find riding with a friend makes it way easier to… Continue reading Hitting The Rail Trail

Tymor Park

Today, I took a much needed break from grading papers to take Shadow to Tymor Park in Lagrangeville, NY. It was an absolutely a beautiful day to drive and get together with friends. We watched their husbands play a of game of Gaelic (GAA) football, which is like the sport of rugby. It is my… Continue reading Tymor Park

NY State Parks

Upstate NY has some beautiful state parks. Since, summer is here, it’s time to get outside and breathe in clean fresh air. Here are three of my favorite parks for learning history and hiking along the banks of the mighty Hudson River. 1. FDR Home & Museum is located in Hyde Park, NY, was the… Continue reading NY State Parks

5 Things to do on Spring Break

Yes, Spring Break is finally here and as a student or an adjunct teacher like myself, you might on a tight budget. While catching up on sleep is important, there are other things in life you can do without breaking the bank. Here are 5 things you can do on Spring Break: Go hiking up… Continue reading 5 Things to do on Spring Break