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White Oaks and Lincoln State Monument and Fort Stanton

Back in April while at the Valley of Fires Recreation Area, we took a day trip to White Oaks, Lincoln State Monument, and Fort Stanton with the primary objective to obtain photos for the New Mexico Centennial “Get the Picture” … Continue reading

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Please Don’t Drink and Drive

Bradley Tyler Arsenault Please click on the above link to view a moving video Memorial for this victim of Drunk Driving. Thank you.

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Back Online

I don’t know if anyone dropped by while the site was down, but my web hosting company had my old credit card on file and I was not aware of it until I went to post my most recent camping … Continue reading

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Updated the Statistics Page

Brought the 2012 statistics page up to date so you can see where we have been.

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A Long Time Since I Posted

……sorry about the lack of posts.  Life happens sometimes and there just really isn’t a way to carve out some time to sit and blog about it, but I will.  Please check back in the coming days and I will … Continue reading

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A Photo

To bad such beauty is the result of a devastating fire, the Whitewater Baldy complex fire in the Gila Wilderness in southern NM, resulted in this beautiful sunset as seen from my front yard.

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On This Day In History – May 24th

From History.com May 24, 1883: Brooklyn Bridge opens After 14 years and 27 deaths while being constructed, the Brooklyn Bridge over the East River is opened, connecting the great cities of New York and Brooklyn for the first time in history. Thousands … Continue reading

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A sad year for entertainment industry and it is only May.

Etta James 1/20/12 – cause of death:  Leukemia James Farentino 01/24/12 – cause of death:  complications from a broken hip Robert Hegys 01/26/12 – cause of death:  Heart Attack 2/1/12 Don Cornelius – cause of death:  self inflicted gunshot wound … Continue reading

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Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

A wonderful weekend spent at our newest National Park, The Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve This is a great family park offering a multitude of recreational opportunities, including, camping –  in a campground or back country, hiking – … Continue reading

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Valley of Fires Recreation Area

Our third adventure of the year took us to the Valley of Fires Recreation Area.  Again another very quite campground, with wonderful views of the mountain ranges surrounding the area.  A super easy campground to get in and out of, … Continue reading

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