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in my kitchen, March 2015

Firstly, and most importantly, thank you to Celia for hosting our monthly kitchen get together! And to so many who read and commented with wit and wisdom about my kitchen and garden adventures last month, thank you as well! 632 more words


Mount Gillen, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia

After selling everything we owned to begin our trekking lifestyle, we decided our first trip out of the United States would be to Australia.  Specifically, our first stop would be the remote outback town of Alice Springs  where our daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth and Calvin live.  269 more words



The summer grinds on

Mornings dawn early,

and launch quickly

Into scorching days.

The sun beats down

Pretty parrots slump

On bitumen

So baking hot… 164 more words


Mt. Gillen Take 3

On Saturday, February 28th, we headed out to Mt. Gillen for the third time. The first time Elizabeth and I had done it was late winter/early spring. 271 more words


Tracks: Is Adventure Dead?

Robyn Davidson is my hero. In the 70s, she decided to walk across the outback of her home country, Australia. She planned a 1700 mile trip, starting from Alice Springs and finishing at the Ocean. 865 more words