Monthly Archives: October 2013

Leaf me to Visit

For the past few weeks any sign of autumn was difficult to discern. September is generally too early for witnessing the accustomed autumn transformation. Drier climes often lack the foliage that becomes the colorful autumnal canvas. The journey through Colorado’s … Continue reading


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Fleeting Youth

As we drove through the northeastern corner of Arizona a sign caught my attention — Monument Valley was ahead — in Utah. Wow, Monument Valley is home some of the most recognizable geographical landmarks in filmdom. Generations have seen the … Continue reading

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Monuments Aplenty

Its funny when you venture someplace and suddenly you come face to face with a living legend (of sorts). After doing a mental coin flip the trip went south of Las Vegas. Driving through northern Arizona was new and undiscovered … Continue reading

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LA Woman

Since we were a mere nine hours from our daughter we chose to drive to Los Angeles to see her. The drive was quite fun and exciting if you enjoy road racing. Down the 101 to San Francisco Bay then … Continue reading

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Golden Opportunities

Highway 101 leaves Oregon through Grant’s Pass. The Pass is named after President Ulysses S. Grant the hero of the American Civil War. He’d been stationed in this area well before that war; as had William Sherman (notorious for marching … Continue reading

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