Monthly Archives: November 2011

Akubra Love

Everything I own has to fit in my car so I’m very deliberate about buying new things, but I’ve been in need of a new hiking hat for some time now. Even in the winter, the sun in New Mexico … Continue reading

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Travels With Bowie & D.O.G.: California!

In the past six years, my dogs and I have seen a lot of this country. I take a lot of photos when I travel and my favorites are usually the shots with my border collie mixes Bowie and Dio … Continue reading

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Out of an Airstream, Into an Earthship

Everywhere I go, I am home. This is no easy feat: For the past six years, I have lived mostly rent free, moving around the country every few months as a professional housesitter. So far, I’ve lived in nine states … Continue reading

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Crossing paths… Tarantula!

Out for a hike in my big backyard the other day I nearly stepped on a tarantula! We’ve had a few really chilly nights so I thought I had seen my last tarantula of the season, but apparently not. I … Continue reading

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Sunday Visiting

Where I live, Sundays are for visiting. A small community of people live out here, off grid in the desert. We’re all spaced well apart, each surrounded by several hundred acres of open ground. We live in the kind of … Continue reading

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Cerrillos Sunset

Lately, I’ve been living under a bright blue bowl; there hasn’t been a single cloud in the sky in weeks! Then Wednesday afternoon, the clouds started rolling in and it looked like we might actually get some rain. I adjusted … Continue reading

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On the Road, Again: Arizona & Route 66!

Fall is my favorite road tripping season. The weather is lovely, especially in the Southwest and the National Park crowds are tapering off after the summer madness. Last week, my friend Becky and I lit out for Las Vegas across Arizona, … Continue reading

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Travels With Bowie & D.O.G.: Las Vegas!

In the past six years, my dogs and I have seen a lot of this country. I take a lot of photos when I travel and my favorites are usually the shots with my border collie mixes Bowie and Dio … Continue reading

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