Road Trip Blogs

Arizona, We Have Arrived – January 2019

Arizona, We Have Arrived – January 2019

Tuesday January 1 – New Year’s Day! It is about 23 degrees this morning at the Love’s truck stop at the junction of I-40 and highway 95 south of Kingman in western Arizona. In spite of the chill morning, Clifford ...

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Arizona Here We Come – December 2018

Arizona Here We Come – December 2018

Sunday December 30: Snow and forecast for snow storms delay our departure from Monticello, Utah, but we finally make our get-away on December 30th. We finish packing, say good-bye to our place, and by mid-morning we are on our way. ...

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Life is a Journey – December 2018

Life is a Journey – December 2018

I try to start each day with quiet time at the slide-out door, candles lit to provide light as I watch for the dawn and the rising of the sun turning the naked tree golden. I read poems by Mary ...

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Treasure the Journey

Treasure the Journey

Treasure the journey, as when you reach your destination, the journey is over. Life is a journey. Treasure it! ...

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Life is a Journey – November 2018 (Part 2)

Life is a Journey – November 2018 (Part 2)

After our two-day trip to Farmington, New Mexico, I spend several days thoroughly cleaning Cougar and packing for the next outing. We have thoughts of going to Canyonlands for a week, but it doesn’t happen, as there is just too ...

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The Hidden Rose

The Hidden Rose

  Sometimes what is right in front of you is hidden from view until you look in a different sort of way.   ...

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Always Changing

Always Changing

Sitting on the same rock with the same river below, the same red cliffs before me, the same trees, the wind as before. But not really the same – the water in the river has now reached the ocean. New ...

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Life is a Journey – November 2018 (Part 1)

Life is a Journey – November 2018 (Part 1)

Life is a journey. Even when Clifford and I are not on the road (the outer journey), the inner journey continues. Being back at our home base in southeast Utah, the lab for Carnicom Institute, we appreciate its conveniences. We ...

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