The Petrified Forest National Park

Eastern Central Arizona is a dry desert climate. That is especially true along I-40 between Flagstaff and New Mexico. Can you imagine this area sustaining a subtropical forest? At one time in history, millions of years ago, it did. And, some of those trees are still around for us to … Continue reading

Spencer Butte Trailhead

During our time in Oregon, our time to be able to venture outside has been limited due to rain and other inclement weather. Which is a shame, because the geography is so beautiful. But, when it is not raining, or even better, when the sun peeks out from behind the … Continue reading

Kissimmee Lakefront Park

While out exploring the Historic Downtown District of Kissimmee we drove around a rotunda with a monument and followed the road because it had other monuments on it. Come to find out, it was Monument Ave. While driving down Monument Ave, we happened across a nice park that was right … Continue reading