Category Archives: California desert

Death Valley day…


Saturday’s plan was to drive from Bakersfield, CA to Las Vegas – a fairly long drive, as it turned out because of HOW I wanted to get there. Through Death Valley… Setting out for Starbucks as a first stop, I noticed … Continue reading

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Twentynine Palms to Thousand Oaks…


This morning, I went back to Wonder Garden Café – the same place that refused to allow Max to sit with me at lunch yesterday – for breakfast. It’s a funky little place on the main drag in Twentynine Palms, … Continue reading

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Westward ho!


We left Prescott, Arizona on Tuesday, headed for Needles, California. For those of you Snoopy fans, his brother Spike lives in the desert near Needles. Max would like to meet a cool hand like Spike, but unfortunately we didn’t find … Continue reading

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