Madeira, Our Final Stop!

When visiting your family takes you to a beautiful destination, you must go (you must go, regardless). This was the case with our most recent visit to Madeira islands, current home to my parents. This was our final stop in this european trip. Madeira is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal, the other […]

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Exploring a New Island – Mallorca

view of the ocean with some pines and houses on cliffs

Just a quick hour and half flight from Madrid, off the east coast of Spain, in the Mediterranean Sea, you find the island of Mallorca. It’s the largest of the four main Balearic Islands. Part of Spain, this beautiful island with turquoise waters, amazing coves, sandy beaches, and small picturesque towns was the perfect destination […]

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Losing Oneself in the Streets of Madrid

city overlook

We started our 2-week European adventure in the capital city of Madrid. While I had passed through the city many times, this was actually my first time spending time and visiting the city. We choose the Eurostars Plaza Mayor as our base for this trip. This was a great location to visit the key sites […]

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Mexico Escape

Just returning from our first trip since January 2020. We have taken road trips around the western U.S., but this was our first trip that involved flying, and an international destination. For the most part, it wasn’t as bad as I had anticipated. Everything was pretty much flying-as-usual, just with a mask. Our flight was […]

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Be kind in what you do…

Hoodoos

… β€œbecause the Hoodoo know the voodoo that you do!” ~ B. Taylor A last minute trip took us to Moab, UT. Didn’t camp this time, like we normally do when visiting the area. Our camper is parked and winterized for the season, but we still wanted and needed a quick getaway. Made a couple […]

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Diving Rookie – Our Newest Member

As we tried to escape the mountain snow in Colorado, a quick dive trip to Florida this past month was in order. A few days in the sunshine state was just what we needed to recharge. Our newest member received his dive certification in May. This was his first opportunity for an ocean dive; he […]

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