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Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale

Several years ago in June, we found ourselves in Corpus Christie, Texas. I had heard about the release of sea turtle hatchlings and found the number to call to find out when there would be a release because it was the right time of year. 178 more words


"Winter Texan" it

Captain let us know how he felt about Padre Island.


We kind of felt gypped, too. The 34-mile long island didn’t have much to offer in the winter, despite its boasts of being “the place” for Winter Texans. 286 more words

Where’s “Waldo”??? Not! How about………..

Where’s “Treadlemusic”?? Well, at the moment, this is the spot of choice……….

Yup, a little corner of Texas where the only ‘white stuff’ is the sand on the beach!!!! 242 more words


Extreme cold weather came to south Texas two weeks ago. During that time many sea turtles had to be rescued. They were found on the beach around Laguna Madre. 185 more words

Before The Trip

Arizona Goes to the Beach!

I’m ashamed to say this is another delayed post, but better late than never. A couple weekends ago on Sunday October 12th my friend Krista and I finally made it out to the beach with our horses after numerous failed attempts. 945 more words


Today Is The Day!!!

Today is the day! I smile to myself underneath my Cabbage Patch Kid comforter. It’s a rare treat to have this comforter because I know how much it cost my dad to buy. 2,417 more words

North Padre Island Kitsch

Padre Island, both in/near Corpus Christi, Texas depending on where you are on the island, looks like it might be a hoppin’ little place. It’s hard to know for sure when you’re there on Christmas Day. 147 more words