40 days on the road

40 days on the road

In October, as soon as the craziness of wedding season settled, we packed our truck and hit the road for 40 days of camping throughout Utah, Nevada and Arizona.  Anyone that knows us knows that road trips are our thing and camping for 2 or 4 or sometimes 6 weeks at a...
Saturday’s Commute: Trail Ridge Road

Saturday’s Commute: Trail Ridge Road

Saturday’s commute to Dave & Mackenzie’s Estes Park wedding took us thru Rocky Mountain National Park via Trail Ridge Road, the highest continuous paved road in the United States.  On our way home Sunday we took our time admiring the view and feeling...
Our interview with Truck Camper Magazine

Our interview with Truck Camper Magazine

We’ve only owned our truck camper for a year now but we’ve spent nearly 100 nights in it exploring the Southwest.  It’s turned out to be the perfect way for us to make the most of our free time and travel for extended periods during the winter when...
Where the snowbirds and spring breakers roam

Where the snowbirds and spring breakers roam

Visit Lake Havasu City in December (like we do) and you’re considered a snowbird. Especially when you have Colorado plates. Return in March (like we just did) and you’re considered a spring breaker. Especially when you have glowing white skin and Colorado...
iPhones & Aerial Photography

iPhones & Aerial Photography

It’s been a little over a year since Mark got his private pilot’s license and we try to get out and fly any chance we get.  However, that’s tough living in the Rockies with such temperamental weather, technical mountain flying and little access to...
6 weeks, 5 states, 4,000 miles and nothing but good times

6 weeks, 5 states, 4,000 miles and nothing but good times

The day before Thanksgiving we left on an adventure that we had been dreaming about for years.  We spend every December in my Arizona hometown of Lake Havasu City.  Needless to say, we know Interstate 70 and Interstate 15 very well but every time we would pass Utah...