Tag Archives: musings and random thoughts

Tumbleweeds are rolling: a chance encounter in the Black Range


After six weeks and six days in Silver City, NM, Max and I loaded up Tumbleweed and headed for home this morning.  Okay, I loaded Tumbleweed.  Max did the heavy panting and pacing – ready to make a mad dash … Continue reading

Posted in Arizona, Black Range New Mexico, Coffee, Friends along the way, New Mexico, On the Road, playing with a poodle, Silver City, traveling in a Honda Element, Traveling with a dog, Traveling wth a poodle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

All’s quiet on the western front…


Another long day on the road.  Today was a little over 5 hours from Jackson, MS to Tyler, TX, and very uneventful.  But, as we know from recent experiences, uneventful is a GOOD thing! By 10AM we were crossing the … Continue reading

Posted in museums, Musings, New Mexico, On the Road, playing with a poodle, Random thoughts, Santa Fe, Silver City, Texas, traveling in a Honda Element, Traveling with a dog, Traveling wth a poodle | Tagged , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

High Point to Charleston…


We left High Point, NC this morning about 9:15, trusting in the capabilities of Jack the GPS guy.  He’s been on vacation since we returned from our last trip on May 1, 2011.  I really think he decided to bone … Continue reading

Posted in Charleston, North Carolina, playing with a poodle, South Carolina, Traveling with a dog, Traveling wth a poodle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Color of the season…


Max and I went for a walk today at one of our favorite places – Mariner’s Park, less than a mile from our house. It was a lovely sunny breezy day here, with temps in the low 60s. Not bad … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice… dog romp… memories…


Summer solstice – longest day of the year. Here in Maine it was absolutely glorious. Dry, sunny, a little breeze to keep the bugs away… Tuesdays are the day when the Quill’s End Farm truck comes to Deer Isle to deliver … Continue reading

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Max’s personal dog park…


We live on a very busy street here in Deer Isle. I sometimes call it the Deer Isle Speedway because of the way people drive past my house. It’s a 25 mph zone; people fly by going 40 or 50 … Continue reading

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It’s still raining…


I’ve been pretty busy this past week with work so I haven’t minded too much that it has been rainy, foggy, or misty every day. Now that I’m feeling a little “caught up” on the work front, I am feeling … Continue reading

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