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Looking back at 2018

It's the time of year to reflect on the past twelve months, and to look ahead to what the New Year might bring.

I'll be honest. There was not much excitement in my life in 2018... but you know what? After the last few years I've had, I'm completely fine with that. The year wasn't punctuated by any significant highs and lows, but cruised steadily along, even-keeled and with little rocking of the boat. 2018 was a year of brief local excursions, backyard puttering, canceled plans, and a few last-minute adventures.

Here's a look at the paths my feet wandered this year. And a few they didn't.

January [Insert photo of snowshoeing outing I missed due to a winter storm in the mountains]

March I FINALLY rejoined my friends in the Alpine Trails Book Club for a hike to the Middle Fork Snoqualmie in North Bend. It was a chilly day, but the fresh air, companionship, and gorgeous scenery were blissful.

And also... my trillium bloomed again. I obtained this trillium during…