I wrote my first post about Glamping a few years ago. At that time, Glamping was a new concept that I had read about in Sunset Magazine. Since then, the once novel notion has exploded into a huge industry. It’s Continue reading Glamping – Is It For You?
We spent a quiet Fourth of July here in town, and it was hot. I was quite jealous of all my friends that escaped the heat into their mountain accommodations. Oh, how I wish we would have made plans early, Continue reading Retreat to the Mountains
Eek, is back to school really here? Where has the summer gone? Those idyllic days in the mountains, at the lake or seashore, they are almost gone for the year. I hope you’ve had a chance to steal away for Continue reading The Weekend Is Here
Don’t you just love a good farmers’ market? I do too. We spent last weekend in San Francisco and had a great time at their farmers’ market at the Ferry Building. It reminded me of another market clear across the globe…in Continue reading Wednesday’s Windows – Farmer’s Markets
Hello – I’m finally back. It seems like forever since I’ve been here. What I thought was going to be a short few days without my laptop turned into three weeks – Ugh. I managed to be able to stay Continue reading I’m Finally Back – Road Trip Musings
I have a fascination with alleys. Whenever we travel I try to notice all those little alleyways that often hold surprises and design gems. You never know what you’ll find. Don’t you just want to walk down here to find Continue reading Exploring the Nooks and Crannies
If you have been following me long you know that I’m a mountain girl. I love the special sound of wind blowing the tall pines, the smell of the forest, reflections of the lake, and the babbling of the stream. Continue reading Mountains or Beach – Which Vacation for You?
I don’t know about you, but I have a trunkful, literally, of photographs.There are so many memories in there I can’t even begin to count. We do like our pictures don’t we? Now in the old days we had to Continue reading Photograph Your Vacation for the Memories
We are off to Lake Havasu, AZ for a couple of days. Fun, sun – lots of sun, heat – hot, hot, hot – water sports and wonderful friends. I love the way they have added little touches of color Continue reading Fun In The Sun
We spent a well deserved weekend away on Catalina Island, actually Santa Catalina. This sleepy little island just a short ferry ride from several southern California locations offers visitors lots of fun in the sun. Only twenty two miles off the Continue reading Wanderings – Catalina