Month: March 2017

Hiking the Lisha Kill Preserve

Need a quick hike to shed some stress from a tough day at work? Lisha Kill Preserve is a nice 2-mile loop found behind the Grange Hall on Rosendale Road in Niskayuna. Then again, I’m not sure if… Read More

The secret worlds of Weedon Island Preserve

With a few hours to kill before our flight home we found myself soaking in the last bit of sunshine among geckos and tricolored heron. No, not at a sticky, overcrowded beach, rather, strolling miles of boardwalk in… Read More

Hillbilly fun in Central Florida

Some locals go their entire lives in Florida never taking an airboat ride. Really? Might it be that the thrill is no match for a theme park like Disney? Captain Aaron Bergwerff of Wild Bill’s Airboat Tourswould beg… Read More

Ulele restaurant, a taste of Old Florida

It seems like Floridians eat twice as much seafood as the average American. Every time I escape to Tampa to visit family, I find myself enjoying my catch-limit quota of yellowtail and snapper.   With the exception of… Read More

Bunking at the Lincklaen House in Cazenovia

There are no covered bridges in Madison County but what you will find will capture your heart just as strong. This week I’m working in the Heartland of New York, the beautifully bucolic surroundings of Central New York.  Think… Read More