(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – Ice Rose

This photo was taken by my Brother-in-law last Tuesday 9/8/20 in Denver, CO.

Bigfoot! Stout Memorial Grove Trail – Crescent City, California

Before the California wildfires went from bad to really really bad, we are so grateful that we were able to visit Crescent City and explore some of the State and National Parks’ Redwood Forests. These forest are absolutely incredible. There just aren’t enough words. Did you know that there have been multiple Bigfoot or Sasquatch … Continue reading Bigfoot! Stout Memorial Grove Trail – Crescent City, California

How to Prepare for a Wildfire Evacuation

With all the active wildfires burning in California right now, and 2-3 months left of wildfire season, I decided to offer my thoughts on wildfire preparation. Some of you know that we are survivors of the 2018 Paradise Camp Fire. We lost our home in that fire and almost everything we owned. So, in such … Continue reading How to Prepare for a Wildfire Evacuation

South Beach and Beachfront Park – Crescent City, California

It was nineteen eighty somethin' In the world that I grew up in Skatin' rinks and black Trans Am's Big hair and parachute pants Lookin' back now I can see me And oh man did I look cheesy But I wouldn't trade those days for nothin' Nineteen eighty somethin' excerpt from the song, 19 Somethin’ … Continue reading South Beach and Beachfront Park – Crescent City, California

Monday Mention – AliMassarPhotography

Hi there friends! Today, I wanted to mention that my cousin recently launched an exquisite photography shop on etsy. She has listed several beautiful landscape and nature photographs for purchase from her home state, Montana. Please take a few minutes to check it out via the link below and support an amazing mom-entrepreneur! She is … Continue reading Monday Mention – AliMassarPhotography

Trees of Mystery – Klamath, California

Our recent weekend getaway to Crescent City, California was lots of fun. Out first stop was a 30 minute drive to Trees of Mystery in Klamath, California. Trees of Mystery is home to majestic and gigantic redwood trees as well as towering statues of Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe. Due to Covid-19, both … Continue reading Trees of Mystery – Klamath, California

“Dryveway Camping” – Crescent City, California 2-Day Itinerary

Another week of unhealthy air quality spurred us on to another weekend getaway. This time we traveled to Crescent City, California and “dry camped” in the driveway of some favorite relatives. Crescent City is a small coastal town near the California/Oregon boarder. It is surrounded by natural beauty and is delightfully off the beaten path. … Continue reading “Dryveway Camping” – Crescent City, California 2-Day Itinerary

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday

A flock of yard flamingos left behind by the previous homeowners. before and after a new paint job wait... that’s not a flamingo 🦩 just a wannabe the party animal of the bunch

“Splendor in the Grass” – Friendly Friday Photo Challenge

This week’s challenge comes from Amanda at Something to Ponder About. If you would like to participate please visit her site for the rules. These photo challenges are always a lot of fun! Amanda says, “So often we walk around in nature failing to notice the details, the grass under our feet.“ I completely agree … Continue reading “Splendor in the Grass” – Friendly Friday Photo Challenge