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Out

Being in the wilderness without access to news or wi-fi is just the best. The rustle of the trees, the gurgle of the creek we camped near, and the songs of the birds were our only source of information, and … Continue reading

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Survivor

How did the last few days slip away so quickly? The little boxes representing days on the calendar have been so crammed full, the items are leaking over into adjacent boxes. In the middle of the chaos, my four and … Continue reading

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Nowadays

What a joy it was to be camping in the mountains. I came home to mid-nineties. Ugh. Each afternoon, or evening, or through the night, we got a rain storm to cool things off while we were up there. It … Continue reading

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Camping

It’s hard to believe, I know, but I am still revising Chapter One of my current book project. Not that I haven’t already done that chapter, multiple times, but another person read it and had thoughtful and helpful comments. No … Continue reading

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Bluebonnets

Home Sweet Home. Home to pretty azaleas and daffodils blooming like mad. Home to a pile of laundry, a pile of mail, and three chores on my spring list still undone. Home to absolutely no desire what-so-ever to get back … Continue reading

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Snakes and Asparagus

Preparation for a camping trip in snake country. Hummm. Let’s see. Tent, sleeping bag, camp chair, air mattress, good zippers on tent to keep snakes out, shot gun for snakes, friend to offer to snakes as bait, (oops – shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Travel On!

Travel misery, flooding, and fires. It doesn’t exactly make for a holiday feeling. I am trying to pre-pack for my trip – you know – charge the camera battery, make lists, pile things such as the tent and sleeping bag … Continue reading

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Change

I apologize for this post being late, but a person has to have wi-fi to post, and I’ve just returned to “civilization” where such a thing exists. I’ve been on a nice little get-away that included jeeping, caving, a gondola, … Continue reading

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Stay Cool

A camping get-away is a fun reminder of how comfortable our homes and lives have become in modern times. The feel of clean hands and hair, the softness of our beds, the ease of cooking instantly are all inventions of … Continue reading

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The High Road

A friend and I went antiquing, something I haven’t done in quite a while. I had so much fun, and I came home with a few treasures. This row of stores is too close; that could get to be a … Continue reading

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