The First Signs of Autumn

Each moment of the year has its own beauty. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson  This week the PNW is going to have triple digit heat indexes with excessive heat warnings and fire danger. I can tell your jealous of this weather forecast. Apparently, the maple tree in our front yard is paying no attention to the…Read more The First Signs of Autumn


Off Roading

Follow no path. Make your own. The past few weeks, we've been doing shorter journeys to practice maneuvers and get comfortable with Ulysses. This weekend, we wanted to get an idea of what a longer road trip would feel like. We plan to avoid freeways when possible, but that won't always be an option.  Yesterday,…Read more Off Roading

The Mist

I like people that smile when it's raining. This morning I woke up to overcast skies. The weather forecast predicted cooler temps, but it was almost chilly. When I walked outside, I was pleasantly surprised by mist. Yes, mist. Summers in the PNW typically don't see much or any precipitation. Your grass turns brown and…Read more The Mist

Game of Bowls

Cats are like music, it's foolish to try to explain their worth to those who don't appreciate them. Around the holidays, I often treat the kitties with some Rad Cat in their all time favorite flavor, lamb. Naturally, I decided that was a better treat for July 4th, Jaws day, than purchasing fireworks. The kitties…Read more Game of Bowls