Galveston was Lovely We extended another day for the winds, clouds, rain, combing the shells and, of course, the endless beaches.  The surreal experience of riding bikes along the beach, dodging the shorebirds and incoming waves was only diluted by the disturbing crunch of seashells beneath the tires.  (Beaches  andRead More →

Vegas

Big lights, family, and neighborhood friends Again, I’m delinquent in my blogging efforts! It seems that exploring and having fun is a full-time job and writing about it afterward is an intrusion…. But not really, I’m just lazy!  (Big lights, family, and neighborhood friends) This blog edition takes us awayRead More →

Further Inland Vineyard

Further Inland  We’ve moved inland….and the rain is following us. We’re cursed! Or, we just picked an unseasonable period to travel the Pacific Northwest. I guess after 5 months of drought and fire, the region is due for some moisture. That’s becoming more evident the further south we drive.  (FurtherRead More →

Cannon Beach

RV Nomading to the Beach – Cannon Beach We safely made it out of Washington and through Portland….no riots, no demonstrations, no highway blockages….actually, all looked pretty normal…from the highway.  It looked like the weather was looking up…..no rain on this day – Yet! (Cannon Beach Nomading VLOG) Our escapeRead More →

Nomadilng the Lower-48

Heading South for the Winter We’re trading out Alaska’s Winter of snow and darkness for the Lower-48’s beaches and sun; this series of Blog/Vlogs will   capture our adventures along the way. (Nomading the Lower-48).  Enjoy The Summer of 2018 That Summer we purchased our own modern version of anRead More →

Ursula’s Alpe Adria Adventure VLOG Series Welcome to Ursula’s magical Alpe Adria Hiking Adventure.  Below we’ll post the latest VLOG to keep everybody updated on Ursula and Gabbi’s progress through South Eastern Austria along the Alpe Adira Trail.  Below the current updated VLOG is a map capturing their route andRead More →

Mallnitz Alpe Adria

The Alpe Adria Trail June 16  Feldkirch to Mallnitz And it begins!  It all starts with a train ride from the western most State (Länder) of Austria (Vorarlburg) and the village of Feldkirch to the high-altitude Alpine landscape of Tauerntal (Tauern Valley) and the village Mallnitz.   Mallnitz Village is theRead More →

Alpe Adria

The Alpe Adria Trail The Alpe Adria Trail begin on the Kaiser-Franz Joseph heights of the Grossglockner mountain, passes through South-Eastern Austria (Kaernten), into Slovenia and terminates in the Italian coastal village of Muggia (about 750 Kms  or roughly 470 miles).   Ursula and her traveling companion intend to travel twoRead More →

Home Reno

Facelift at the Cottage at Zimmers’ Landing   Upon leaving the Army we retired to the Cottage at Zimmers’ Landing, not because the house was everything we wanted to retire into, but because of the views, the lake and the house had the potential to become everything we wanted toRead More →

reap what we sow

The Reaping Times are upon US ‘You reap what you sow’ is a common adage suggesting that future consequences are shaped by present actions. Yesterday’s violation of the ‘People’s House’ is a consequence of yesterday’s actions. (Rule of Law) The nation is shocked by a mob ascending the Capitol BuildingRead More →