Aces Stories

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    14  Sep

    Don't Leaf Aspen Without Peeping Those Colors!

    Leaf Peeper: (n.) One who travels to view and photograph changing leaf colors in the fall.
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    27  Jul

    Who's That Dipping Under My Bridge?

    "He is the mountain streams' own darling, the hummingbird of blooming waters, loving rocky ripple-slopes and sheets of foam as a bee loves flowers, as a lark loves sunshine and meadows.  Among all the mountain birds, none has cheered me so much in my lonely wanderings, none so unfailingly." - John Muir, The Mountains of California 

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    23  Jul

    Aspen's Perfect Storm

    I've never been so happy to see a storm roll in.  This felt counterintuitive to me after spending a long winter on the grey, misty Oregon Coast.  All winter, I'd wake up to another day of rainy mist swirling in off the coast, and groan about how I had to be deficient in Vitamin D by now. 

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    28  Jun

    RBR Explorers (age 5) enjoying the creek!

    Summer classes are in full swing at the Ranch, and we're doing our best to have fun in the heat.