Final destination: Katmai National Park and Preserve, King Salmon, Alaska As I sit here in Anchorage, Alaska at the airport, I look around to see everyone greeting each other. It’s like everyone knows each other, its a pretty welcoming feeling. … Continue reading Colorado > Texas > Missouri > Michigan > …
What is very neat about having this blog is that its easy to look back and see what has happened through the year. As I read my posts from the beginning of 2013 and 2014 I realize that I feel … Continue reading A Creature of Habits
The tenth day of the government shutdown, and I am still “jobless”. However, I was surprised to see snow today! Sorry, this will be a post of just pictures, but please check out my (updated) Support Our Parks page! Continue reading Winter Blues … and yellows, oranges, and pinks!
Today my friend Josh and I went for a random drive through the San Juan Forest just north of Dolores, CO. We left the park to get groceries, but then got distracted! 🙂 Needless to say, my jeep got a little workout in for only being 2wd. Haha! Plus she needs a major bath. So many pretty Columbines! Colorado’s state flower. 🙂 We then stopped at the Dolores river to clean our feet off. Oh how I missed rivers! We ended the day by going to the movies in Durango. Overall, a very successful day! Continue reading A Random Adventure
Can I just say that I’m exhausted? This 12 hour day turned into a 14 hour day. But: my mom and I were looking for an adventure, and we found one! We wanted to go on a southern more route to Mesa Verde, since we had never been to Kansas. Well, we can check it off our list! We are staying the night near Salina, Kansas. It was crazy getting here. So. Much. Rain. Yeah, all of Illinois it rained, and then for the northern part of Missouri as well! Everything was flooded, each river and creek. All the fields … Continue reading So much rain! Day 1 driving to Mesa Verde