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Bisbee, Arizona ~ Queen of the Copper Camps

January 18th ~ Bisbee, Arizona Bisbee, another rough and tumble mining town is just a short drive from Tombstone. Instead of the silver that put Tombstone on the map, it is COPPER that created the surge here. In 1877, cavalrymen … Continue reading

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Tombstone, Arizona ~ The wild west comes to life for us

Monday, January 16th (Martin Luther King Day) ~ Tombstone, Arizona A bit of a combination of tourist attraction and living museum, Tombstone certainly fills you up with facts and fiction about the wild, wild west. The town was inhabited with … Continue reading

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Arizona ~ Maiden Voyage with Ellie Mae and a few mishaps, Butterfly Wonderland

Friday the 13th ~ Somewhere in Arizona… Tim and I are pretty much fair weather travelers. We love the sunshine, warm to hot weather and brilliant blue skies with the occasional white puffy cloud to perk up a picture. 

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Birth Announcement – It’s A Girl!

December 2nd ~ Buckley Cove, California Ellie Mae Camp-it Delivered: November 30th at 4:00 PM Weight: 9,564 pounds Length: 24′ 11″ Proud Parents: Tim and Joanne Joseph Well, we did it! After a relatively painless delivery, we are taking home … Continue reading

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Another Chapter – Morphing our Travel Life Just a Bit

November 26th, 2016 ~ Southern California We are so excited to move on to phase two of our travel adventures – RVing! The open road is calling and we are ready to respond. 

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Our travel plans for 2016 (so far)

January ~ Canoga Park and Arrowbear Lakes, California For 2016, we decided to travel on the odd months, and stay in So California on even months. We will see how that works out, but that was my starting point for mapping … Continue reading

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Wrapping up 2015 ~ Home is where the heart is

December 2015 ~ Canoga Park and Arrowbear Lake, California We have been home bodies for the past couple of months – well kind of any way. That has become a very “relative” term. We have our tiny cabin in the … Continue reading

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Final Lap of our Road Trip – Columbia River Gorge

Relaxing in our tiny mountain cabin here in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California, I am astounded to find myself another year older, but not necessarily another year wiser. I wish I could reverse that last statement – you … Continue reading

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Northern Oregon Coastline in pictures

Friday, August 4th ~ Astoria, Oregon Today we traveled from Newport to Astoria Oregon. I’m tired tonight so keeping this short and sweet… The Yaquina Head lighthouse was made in Paris in 1868 and shipped to Oregon. It was first lit August 20, 1873, … Continue reading

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Central Oregon Coastline in pictures

Thursday, August 3rd ~ Central Oregon Coastline Today we traveled from Bandon by the Sea to Newport, Oregon along Highway 101. Here are a few highlights from our day: 

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