Archives for February 2012

Rocky Mountain High

I have been working my way through the mountains of Colorado for more than two weeks now, traveling over six hundred miles of scenic highways in every kind of weather. Again I find myself short of words to describe the majestic beauty I'm witnessing. … [Read more...]

Backpacking recipes for Havasu Falls 2012

Havasu Falls 2012 is fast approaching and since this is my second time I thought it was worthy of a few new backpacking recipes.  My first trip in 2010 was all about the experience and my nutrition came in the form of MREs and PB&J sandwiches. … [Read more...]

"Working From Nomad's Land"

My story was recently featured on Second Act and Entrepreneur Magazine, written by Patrick J. Kiger. I never expected so much interest in my journey, and to be considered for such prestigious sites is a wonderful honor. Thank you Patrick, I'm pleased … [Read more...]

The Mountains Beckon Me

I don't begin to know how to describe my feelings about the mountains. They do tug at me though, maybe even more so having spent the last 15 years living in Texas. My relationship with mountains is not intense, like that of an addicted climber, but … [Read more...]

Sedona… Stunning, Surreal, and Spiritual

If a picture says a thousand words this is going to be a really long blog post. :-) My drive from Wickenburg to Sedona was relatively short and easy. No surprises on the road. No huge hills or super windy turns. The comfortable roadway made it easy … [Read more...]

#1000Words: The mail mules of Havasu Falls

The #1000Words series highlights the images we’ve captured on the trail that tell a story that resonates with us.  As the saying goes “A picture’s worth a thousand words” and we believe it.  Share your images in the comments or on Twitter using the … [Read more...]

New Vistas and Old Friends in Wickenburg

I've had little opportunity to spend time in Arizona. Drove straight through during our move from California to Texas 15 years ago. With a trailer, a very "spirited" four year old, two dogs and a cat in tow there was little desire to take our time … [Read more...]

Not To Be Left Out

I'm in Wickenburg Arizona now and moving on to Sedona tomorrow, but before moving on with those tales and images there's a bit more to share from my time in California. I called this state home for more than 15 years. It is one of the largest and … [Read more...]

My Three Favorite "F" Words… Fun, Food and Friends!

As I prepare to leave southern California today I reflect once again on the special time I've shared with friends along the path of my journey. I feel tremendously grateful and blessed to have so many wonderful friends in my life. None more wonderful … [Read more...]