Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park,  was one of my top favorite parks of all-time.   The Mohave Desert and the Colorado Desert, which each have very distinct desert ecosystems, come together in Joshua Tree National Park.  We ended up going there twice. The park, characterized by rugged rock formations and stark desert landscapes, consists of just […]

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Second Time’s a Charm

Let’s just say a whole lot has happened in the three and a half weeks since I last blogged.  We went from everything being a first these past eight months (yes, you heard that right – we had our eight month full-timing nomadiversary since I last blogged) to several things actually being a second (which is a […]

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We are NOT retired! But we are staying in South Lake Tahoe…

Sometimes I fear that my blog paints an ideal and perhaps inaccurate picture of the daily reality of our lives.  What you see every couple of weeks is simply our “highlight reel” but that isn’t what every day looks like for us.  As I look back on the many incredibly busy and way too stressful […]

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California Dreaming… Has Become Our Reality

When we first started out, our #1 agenda was to show Elijah his “home” state of California.  Well…  we are here!  Why California?  We used to live out here (in three different areas) but more important, Elijah was born out here!  It has to have been at least three years ago, if not longer, when […]

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Prescott, Meteor Craters, and My Buddy Bud

We FINALLY left Arizona!  It’s hard to believe that we were at the same RV park for two full months.  We enjoyed our time there immensely and loved the area more than we expected to. Greg and I also were able to use our time there to get a great deal of heads down work […]

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Volcanoes and Cliff Dwellings and Elk… Oh My!

We are STILL in the Williams, Arizona area, but not for long!  I am happy to report that all reservations have been made and we are heading out on August 25th to go to California.  We are first going to be staying near Sequoia National Park, and then at a resort right on the southern […]

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Bearizona, Lava Caves, and Popeye’s New Best Friend

We seem to have accidentally stumbled upon the best place to spend the summer in the entire United States of America.  Well, we think so anyway.  We have been in Williams, Arizona for one month now and we have decided to stay for at least another 3 weeks, if not another month.  This is already […]

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