Palo Duro Canyon State Park – Texas

The park is a treat. These are the most inspiring views in Texas. That’s probably because it’s basically eastern New Mexico. Senior Duck has been traveling with us since 2014. We got him in southern Colorado. This little rubber duck has been more miles than most people, he’s seen both coasts twice and been from…

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Timberlake Campground – Jackson, Mississippi

We had a great time at Timberlake Campground. The park is beautiful and right on the lake but still near shopping and restaurants. The spaces are large and shaded. We lucked into a lakeside spot where I spent an afternoon trying to photograph this woodpecker. These aren’t great photos, but these little birds are fast.…

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Key West, Florida

As part of our week sailing, we stopped off in Key West. The sky was on fire the first night. It was impressive, and these photos don’t tell the full story.   The next day we did some sightseeing in town.   Gayle took a lot of photos, with a focus on the flora rather…

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Punta Gorda to Key West

We left Punta Gorda in high spirits, ready to start the trip. The sail out past Boca Grande was lovely. I got this great shot of Gayle near sunset. Then, the front hit. That’s not what you want to see… The next 12 hours were… …interesting. No photos were taken. Much chaos ensued.  

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