My daughter, Becca, and her boyfriend, Ken came to visit us. They live in the Denver area, and spent the weekend in Taos, NM. They arrrived here onMonday night, right about the time we were having horrendous severe weather here at the North Rim. There were 4 tornadoes, and 28 … [Read more...] about A Visit From Becca and Ken
We have been seeing a sign on the side of Hwy 89A that says "Fresh Produce". We always forgot to stop until on the way back home, and by then we have already bought groceries in town. So, yesterday when we went to town to get some work done on the truck, we decided to see what … [Read more...] about Fresh From The Desert
After studying the different cameras available on the market, and talking to several knowledgeable people, I had decided to buy a Nikon D5000. It is a digital SLR camera with good reviews and a lot of good features. At around $700 for the body and two lenses, and a battery … [Read more...] about Got A New Camera. Not The One I Wanted, but a camera. Caution, don’t look if you are squeamish…..
I know I have said this before, but it is an 85 mile drive from the North Rim to Kanab, Utah. We go down to Kanab about every two weeks or so to stock up on groceries and stuff. Today we went down there, primarily because I had an appointment for a pedicure. The only pictures I … [Read more...] about Let’s Go To Kanab, Utah
Remember this? Well, today we added more to it. We got up very early to go to Kanab, Utah. It's an 85 mile drive, with a one hour time difference once you cross the Utah border. We wanted to get there by 8:00 a.m. Utah time because we were having work done on the truck. So, we … [Read more...] about A Day In Kanab, Utah
So, we spent a week driving through heavily populated areas, then spent a whole week in Flagstaff before we headed up the plateau to the North Rim, which is exactly in the middle of nowhere. 200 miles from the closest RV dealership. No repairman in their right mind would come up … [Read more...] about Isn’t That Just Like An Appliance?
We spent the night in Kanab, then got up early the next day and drove up to Bryce Canyon National Park. Again, the drive was just as beautiful as on the previous days. The photo above is one view along the way of a river in southern Utah, in Long Valley. To get … [Read more...] about Becky and The Parents Day Three: Bryce Canyon National Park
On Saturday, after our tour of Antelope Canyon, we drove from Page, Arizona, to Kanab, Utah where we ate lunch at Houston's Trail's End Restaurant. After lunch, we went to Zion National Park. I'm telling you, if you are easily overwhelmed by spectacular views, don't come to … [Read more...] about Becky and the Parents, Day Two continued: Zion National Park