Monthly Archives: May 2017

A Change in the Weather

Sometimes, a day off is rather nice. Today is perfect for that. It’s raining and, at the moment, thundering. Poor Shanara doesn’t like it one bit and is holed up in the basement. Abby, of course, is just hanging around … Continue reading

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Extreme Bushwhacking

It’s one of those days I am tempted to let the photos speak for themselves. But I can’t because they don’t. These pretty pictures might imply that I spent five hours in high heat (33 plus degrees) lolling around in … Continue reading

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Monster Trail

I’m going to keep this post short and let the pictures talk. In bright sunshine and temperatures of about 30, we decided it would be a perfect day to scale the south-facing slope of Mount Buchanan. There was supposed to … Continue reading

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Woman’s World

If you look closely at the first photo, you will spot a yellow dog turning herself black. Yup – there’s nothing quite as refreshing as a black mudhole/swamp on a hot summer’s day. Abby took full advantage of it. As … Continue reading

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Payne Bluffs

I had no idea how long we’d be gone today – so I packed a lunch, tossed the puppies into the car and felt generally prepared for anything. As it turns out, the trail that took us almost two hours … Continue reading

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Bannock Point again

This, of course, was the best part of the day – hiking with the puppies on the Upper and Awesome trails at Bannock Point for almost two hours – taking my time, taking lots of photos and soaking up the … Continue reading

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Hiking Above Roseberry

On the subject of happy-ness. This is what made me happy in the past twenty or so hours: deep, loving beautiful intimacy with my husband. Being loved by him is a gift – its value can’t be expressed in words. … Continue reading

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