Monthly Archives: March 2014

200 barrier shattered…and a LIFER to boot!

We drove all the way from Moab to Brigham City (north of Salt Lake City) in 1 day (6+ hours).  We had planned to stay at a place where we would re-trace part of our planned route, but decided against it.  We … Continue reading

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Tyrian – June 21/98 to March 27/14

Our dear old cat Tyrian is gone.  He had been failing and was after all, almost 16. He has travelled with us and been the most beautiful, sweetest and smartest cat we’ve ever had.  We will miss him terribly.  We still have … Continue reading

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A whirlwind ride through CO to UT!

We left Socorro NM for Cortez CO on Saturday.  Winds were forecast to be gusting to 56 kph.   Holy Mackerel!  Maybe not a whirlwind – but nearly gale force!  We did not blow off the road, but I pretty … Continue reading

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NEW birds in NEW Mexico?

Well, a few anyway. We drove through Roswell – being careful to take the Bypass to avoid alien abductions – made it!  We drove through some much higher mountains on our way to Socorro.  Bill remembers coming here when he … Continue reading

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All our prayers answered…???

Well, maybe, maybe not!  We have indeed added a Montezuma Quail to our list, but it was only heard!  We will not really feel fulfilled until we get a good look at one.  We were given a hint from some … Continue reading

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