Vacation Ponderings

Things I learned while on vacation with my husband. Lesson #1: Men don’t do well sitting in the passenger seat, mentally twiddling their thumbs, while the woman drives around small towns in a 27’ motorhome following GPS directions that start with “Make a U-turn at the next signal” [and go back the way you came,Continue reading “Vacation Ponderings”

I’m feeling a Little Sideways

Into every life, a little rain must fall. That’s the pure truth. And, of course, you won’t get through a summer in Alaska without experiencing some foggy, chilly mornings, especially if you are camping near the ocean. AND, yes … there will be windy days. In general, I find myself able to enjoy each oneContinue reading “I’m feeling a Little Sideways”

The “Other” Weekend Adventure

On the bright side; I didn’t blow up the RV. I don’t have much in the way of pretty photos to share with this story. It’s more in the way of a cautionary tale. I want to begin by thanking SixRobbLee’s RV Center in Anchorage for promptly and efficiently repairing my malfunctioning propane regulator yesterdayContinue reading “The “Other” Weekend Adventure”

I Should Live By The Ocean

The gently rolling, almost hypnotic motion of incoming waves, even within the boundaries of a quiet (for now) bay, eases my mind and soothes my soul. It’s morning on Resurrection Bay in Seward, Alaska. Taking Ronni for a morning walk in this setting is anything but a chore. To my left, towards the harbor endContinue reading “I Should Live By The Ocean”