Reprieve

After a really crummy summer – health-wise – I seem to have gone into remission from lupus. No inflammation. Not even a twinge of arthritic pain in a knuckle. Even my blood work was perfect before we left home for this road trip. This is a first in six years. I am ecstatic of course….

Southern Utah In Late October

Oh, Utah, you always exceed expectations. This was our four visit to Utah and still she amazes us. Below is a brief recap of some of the wonder and joys and discomfort we experienced during the three weeks we traveled in southern Utah. Sleeping in late when camping at temperatures falling as low as 9F/-15C…

A Typical Day For These Two Dirtbags

John and I have been running off with our backpacks and our Toyota 4Runner for quite a few winters now, traveling around western US and once down into Baja, Mexico. (We’ve been backpackers for more than 20 years as well in Canada). We enjoy the simplicity of living outside, out of our truck, without WI-FI…