Back in Utah

We are back in Utah and it’s nice to be surrounded by familiar places and faces for the spring and summer months. We are not sure how long we will be here but we will be enjoying the sunshine and mountains in the meantime.     When we first got here in April it was … More Back in Utah

Fire and Ice

After leaving Vegas mid-March, we continued on our way to Provo, Utah and stopped in Mesquite, Nevada for two weeks with our goal to be in Provo by April 1st. We might have been only 4 hours from Provo for those two weeks but it gave the Provo area time to warm up. It was … More Fire and Ice

Run, Forrest, Run

Monument Valley on the southeast border between Utah and Arizona has been on our must visit list for a while. People might not recognize the name but recognize the famous scene in the movie Forrest Gump where he turns around after running across the country. That’s Monument Valley. The road where Gump turns around is … More Run, Forrest, Run

Touchy Situation

  We were on the road at the start of October and headed to Moab, Utah, home of Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park. We were staying there a week and I had a list of places I wanted to go, included certain areas I wanted to photograph. I had my photo apps all … More Touchy Situation

To The Top…..Almost

Everyone in Utah County talks about hiking Mount Timpanogos, aka Mount Timp. It’s THE HIKE to do. Everyone has a story about their experience on the hike: waking up before dawn to hike to the summit to watch the sunrise or glissading down a snow patch off to the side of the path. (Warning: this … More To The Top…..Almost

Year Two

    Two years living on the road on July 30th. Two years since we took a chance, sold everything, packed up a 5th wheel, and took off exploring this beautiful country. It’s amazing all that we have done in the last two years and crazy how fast the time has gone by. When I … More Year Two

Summer

With mid-summer coming up, we had a list of hikes we wanted to get in (we didn’t even get to them all!) and we had a visitor mid-June. My younger sister had never been to Utah before and decided to come down for the weekend to visit us and see the area. We took her … More Summer