Archive for September, 2010

  • Recipe: Heirloom Tomato Bisque

    By on September 30, 2010

      We’ve had a lot of tomatoes this season and this easy tomato bisque recipe is one of the...

  • I Made a Woven Pottery Basket

    By on September 29, 2010

    I’ve abandoned the wheel for a while and I’m having fun hand building. Making this basket was a hoot!

  • Polly Castor, christian progress

    Newspaper Article by me: Progressing in Earth’s Preparatory School

    By on September 26, 2010

    I am a columnist for the Danbury News-Times Forum on Faith column. Here is my most recent article: Progressing...

  • Amazing Tetons Water

    By on September 11, 2010

    Water in the Tetons is unbelievably clear, revealing whatever is underneath…    

  • Cascade Canyon Hike in the Tetons

    By on September 10, 2010

    This nine mile hike with my daughter will be remembered as one of my best days this year. After...

  • Inspiration Point

    By on September 8, 2010

    The hike to Inspiration Point overlooking Jenny Lake in Grand Tetons National Park is a classic one and we...

  • American Indian Beadwork

    By on September 7, 2010

    We entered Grand Tetons National Park in the rain so chose to explore the Indian Museum at Colter Bay....

  • Yellowstone Caldera

    By on September 6, 2010

    Yellowstone is in the mountains, but is not particularly mountainous, because it comprises mostly a caldera. If I had...

  • Geysers and Thermal Pools

    By on September 5, 2010

    Above is the famous geyser, Old Faithful. Also you see here “mud holes,” the Opal Pool and the Grand...

  • Bison

    By on September 4, 2010

    Bison are everywhere in Yellowstone. A herd of millions, now down to a few thousand, they are taking over...

  • Recipe: Ranger Katy’s “Puffy Oven Pancake”

    By on September 3, 2010

      We have some awesome friends. One of them is Ranger Katy. My youngest daughter and I got to...

  • Snow in August / Old Faithful Inn

    By on September 2, 2010

    We woke up in our tent to snow in August. The temperature was in the 20’s. Where were the...