The Intrepid Amish

 This early snow in Lancaster County caught us by surprise a couple of years ago Last week, as I listened to weather reports for most of the nation, I cringed. Much of the country was blanketed in white and brutally cold. At times like this I think of the Amish and...

White-out

A glimpse of the Cascade Mountains through the fog Hurray, a weekend getaway for my husband and me. But we awoke our first morning in a fog. Quite literally: enveloped in a dense white cloud. Our beach cabin was socked in, what pilots call zero visibility. Slowly, the...