Rick was privileged to use his senior pass for the first time last week—to enter Yosemite National Park! Our Sacramento kids have fallen in love with Yosemite over the past several years and invited us to enjoy a hiking/camping weekend with them this summer. We have never traveled to Yosemite—well, Rick had been there as a little kid but didn’t really have much memory of it—so we were really excited about seeing this place we had only viewed in photographs.
We recently spent time with family in an area incredibly rich and diverse in natural beauty. One morning we hiked some wooded trails near their home and saw so many wildflowers, most of which I didn’t know the names. Continue reading