Nature, Travel

Bushkill Falls, Pennsylvania

May 16, 2015

Bushkill Falls, Pennsylvania - Sweet and Savoring [photo by Andy Milford]

At the end of April, Andy and I met up with my brother and (almost!) sister-in-law for a visit to Bushkill Falls in northeastern Pennsylvania. We took one trip there as kids, but all I remembered was that there were waterfalls. It probably got blurred together with the hundreds of other long road trips our family of six took in the 80s and 90s :)

My memory gradually came back into focus as we started our hike: steep rock walls, rustic bridges, perfect for viewing the falls, and beautiful rushing water in every direction. The trails were pretty crowded around the Main Falls, but once we ventured deeper into the park, it was nice to get some breathing room. Continue Reading…


Processing My Car Accident

May 12, 2015

Processing My Car Accident - Sweet and Savoring [photo by Andy Milford]

It’s been almost three weeks since my car accident, and enough time has passed that it doesn’t feel fresh anymore. It’s okay for me to write about it now, much like I had to wait months to write about leaving nursing school because the intensity was just too much when it happened. 

Here’s what I wrote on Facebook the night after my scariest car accident:  Continue Reading…

Hudson Valley, Life

A Day in the Life, Spring Edition

April 30, 2015

A Day in the Life: Spring Edition - Sweet and Savoring [photo by Andy Milford]

I’ve been absent for over a week now. Sometimes big things happen that lead to me stepping away from that which gives me the greatest fulfillment: I was involved in a car accident last Tuesday (more on that soon) and since then, I haven’t blogged or been to the gym. Yikes. That changes now! Today inspired me, and I’m sure it’s due in large part to the gorgeous weather.

How would you like to see a day in the life of Christy?  Continue Reading…