Archive for 'October,2011'
We took off on our dream trip – What is your American Dream Trip? If you could take any trip across the U.S. what would it be? Where would you go? What would you do? Who [...]
I saw my first rattlesnake. I saw a snake, backed away slowly, then ran in the opposite direction. I came back later to inspect. I was very quiet and tip-toed to get a better look. I [...]
City girl gone country… Part of the American Odyssey is to get out of our comfort zones and learn about parts of America we’ve never experienced before. ‘Going country’ definitely qualifies on that list for me. [...]
We arrived in Salt Lake City to learn about the Mormon religion but soon found something much more exciting in the Sheep Dog Trials and Dock Diving Dogs. What the heck is that you ask? [...]
Bozeman, Montana. Before arriving in Montana, we didn’t know anything about Bozeman. It was a pleasant surprise. A small university town, progressive, bohemian and comfortable. It was a welcome reprieve after a few weeks in the [...]
Yellowstone Park – not to be confused with Yosemite Park. Is it just me that gets these two names confused? Is it an East Coast thing? Because growing up, both of these parks seemed so very [...]
We’re in Yellowstone National Park and all we hear about is bears. We’ve been excited to see one, but at the same time scared we might actually encounter one in the wild. And then, there’s a [...]