hiking is my drug

I have been working a great deal lately.

Neglecting the thing I love most, hiking with my dogs.

There is nothing quite like the sound of the high Montana desert in the winter. Silent. Crisp cool air, and total silence.

It allows me to hear each and every paw touching the earth. Their breathing. It’s soothing, stress relieving, and my drug of choice. I think I could be a junky actually.

I love to watch my dogs be dogs as they walk in front of me. We move as a unit that is filled with love, trust, and is conflict free.

I needed today as much as my dogs …






15 Comments Add yours

  1. Teresa says:


    Teresa Tanner

    Sent from my iPhone

  2. mtwaggin says:

    Ditto and so glad you finally STOPPED and took the time to get out and be in nature. It is really the best Zen I’ve ever found. Love the photos too Miss!

    1. Nancy Tanner says:

      I paused for a moment Sherry. Stopping will be on the airplane this weekend. I literally WONT be able to work for awhile. I am actually looking forward to that.

  3. Bosun Dawg says:

    I have to say I feel the same about hiking with dogs.

    1. Nancy Tanner says:

      yay. I love meeting fellow hiking/dog people. That might renew me even more than you know!

  4. Nothing quite like walking the dogs in nature. It refreshes the soul

    1. Nancy Tanner says:

      Susan, I totally agree… and my soul definitely needed some refreshing!

  5. nutsfortreasure says:

    JT and I walked the seacoast yesterday can’t wait till spring to hit the woods and mountains again we have 2 to 3 feet of snow coming today πŸ™‚

    1. Nancy Tanner says:

      Be safe, I have heard the storm is going to be ‘epic’. A walk along the coast sounds kind of dreamy really…

      1. nutsfortreasure says:

        Did you see the photos I added to my new blog and do you follow my Facebook page? I have one for Folsom Mill Studio too πŸ™‚

      2. Nancy Tanner says:

        just liked your facebook, gorgeous waves!

      3. nutsfortreasure says:

        Thanks I must have a thousand shots or more of WAVES must be the FISH in ME πŸ™‚ though I hate swimming πŸ™‚ walking the dog in bare feet is more my style πŸ™‚

      4. nutsfortreasure says:

        Thanks yfor going and liking my page πŸ™‚

      5. nutsfortreasure says:

        http://folsommillstudio.wordpress.com/ this is my blog just for photos πŸ™‚

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