Our day in the sun

With family here from out of town, and most everything open now, we took the opportunity to explore our Desert Museum. The weather was just a bit on the warm side, but it was beautiful. Surprising, it was quite busy. I believe that may be due to Spring Break. It did seem a bit surreal…

I almost missed this…

Yes, I almost stayed home and walked my neighborhood yesterday for my Saturday walk. But when I thought about it, I knew I needed to go to my favorite place that helps me forget the chaos of this thing we now call life. When I’m at my wetlands I’m there, body mind and soul. One…

Come walk with me…

Join me as I walk through my magical wetlands wonderland. My oasis in the desert where I clear my head of life’s worries: Yesterday I visited late morning. The weather was wonderful and there were several other friendly visitors. As I crossed the bridge to enter the park, I looked down to see this beautiful…

Travel Destination: Orange Beach, Alabama

Don’t you just love the name? Orange Beach! I think that is one reason I wanted to visit. That, and the fact that I have never been to Alabama. So, why Orange Beach? I planned our road trip somewhat last minute, not real sure it would come to fruition. But when it looked like it…

Travel Destination: Carlsbad Caverns National Park – New Mexico

Our first adventure on our way to the Gulf Coast, was Carlsbad Caverns National Park. The experience did not disappoint! We stayed at a hotel in Carlsbad, NM and also stopped briefly at Guadalupe National Park (just West of Carlsbad Caverns National Park) on the way. All of the area was very dry and desert…