While the 4th of July means going to a parade, going camping, spending the day at the lake, or just cooking out in the backyard with friends and family to most of you, my day will be spent in uniform, at the entrance station to one of the most beautiful national parks in this … [Read more...] about Happy 4th of July, Y’all!
The last three days have been very windy and cold up here. The weather forecast yesterday was for up to six inches of snow by Thursday morning. We woke up today to this: This is on Hwy 67 headed north out of the park this morning: We had to go to Kanab to buy … [Read more...] about Spring Snow At The Grand Canyon
I found this news item while reading through Facebook this morning. Swiis adventurer Yves Rossy flew across the Grand Canyon on the Hualapai Indian Reservation (on the western end of the Grand Canyon) wearing a "jet suit". I don't think I would do something like that, I am too … [Read more...] about Would You Do This?
A couple of weeks ago, Amazon had PaintShop Photo Pro X3 on sale for the ridiculously low price of $25 and free shipping. I have wanted this for a long time, so I went for it. I finally got around to loading it on my computer today and play around with it. I am loving it, so far. … [Read more...] about I Got Some New Software
The leaves on the Aspens at the entrance station have turned quite a bit in one week: … [Read more...] about What A Difference A Week Makes!
There are lots of wild turkeys here, but they are hard to find for most of the season. In fall, th0ugh, you may see a whole flock of them in a meadow, taking advantage of all the seeds falling from the grass and wildflowers out there. And while hunting is prohibited at the Grand … [Read more...] about My Turkey Hunt Was A Success!
Yesterday at the entrance station, there were just these few leaves on that aspen over there that had turned yellow. It won't be long now until the whole roadside is a glowing gold! … [Read more...] about The First Sign of Fall
Another week gone by, and I have nothing much going on. I still have stuff to upload to the Etsy store, but haven't had time to get it done. No sewing accomplished this week, either. I worked the late shift, so by the time I got home every evening this week, I was just plain … [Read more...] about Not Much Going On