15 December 2010

To the “Valley Isle”

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Long before finding ourselves living on the West Coast, we’d been discussing the idea of visiting places along the Pacific Rim. It wasn’t very long after we moved into our Seattle apartment that we started thinking of destinations to try. It turned out that our first excursion was Maui. Our eleven […]

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30 May 2010

A Point Fit for Kings

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Long before we hit the road, one of our most often discussed must-see spots was Point Reyes National Seashore. Our love of all things “beach” was evident by the frequent trips we’d make to Fire Island National Seashore whenever we needed a reprieve from Manhattan. Naturally, no trip to the […]

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26 April 2010

Hiking Vernal & Nevada Falls

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What a day! Two years and two days into this lifestyle . . . and nothing could have prepared us for the sights and sounds we experienced today. We woke to some gloriously blue skies this morning and knew right away that we’d be spending as many hours as possible […]

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22 January 2010

Shelter in a Bathroom, the Sequel

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Last night sure was interesting. But before we write any more, it’s only appropriate to publicly thank our NOAA weather radio! What did you do last night? Well, as for us . . . we spent the better part of our night hunkered down in a campground bathroom here at […]

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