Archive for August, 2010

  • Mammoth Hot Springs & the Boiling River

    By on August 31, 2010

    We woke up in the Mammoth Hot Springs Campground and went to the National Park Lodge for an affordable...

  • Beartooth Pass

    By on August 30, 2010

    We came into Yellowstone through the Beartooth Pass from the north into the northeast entrance to the park. The...

  • Northeastern Wyoming & the Lovell Pass

    By on August 29, 2010

    We continue driving west to Yellowstone, taking a scenic detour through western Wyoming over the Lovell Pass… We romped...

  • Cowboy Boots

    By on August 28, 2010

    Wall Drug is what my extended family would call a “TT,” short for “tourist trap.” But Wall Drug isn’t...

  • Beautiful Badlands

    By on August 27, 2010

    We had a lovely time at Badlands National Park, viewing it at sunset and sunrise on the edges of...

  • Last Page Done in My 2nd Box-A-Day Art Journal

    By on August 26, 2010

    This page represents August 15, 2010 to August 25, 2010. See close-ups of recent entries below. Enjoy!  

  • Missouri Morning

    By on August 25, 2010

    The light on this northern Missouri morning was magnificent…  

  • Westward Ho!

    By on August 24, 2010

    We are finally off on our westward adventure. As a kid, when we drove out west on similar trips,...

  • Blog Going Offline for a Month

    By on August 23, 2010

    I’m going on vacation, camping in Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Tetons National Park, with my thirteen year...

  • Book Review: Backpack Gourmet

    By on August 22, 2010

    This is a wonderful book of how to make delicious food to dehydrate in your drier to be reconstituted...

  • A Nice College Room

    By on August 21, 2010

    I’ve been moving my oldest back to college into her new off-campus housing. Below you can see her leaving...

  • Turning 16 with an iPhone

    By on August 20, 2010

    August 27 is the right day but only 2/5 of us will be around then so we celebrated early....