Cloverland – An Eastern Washington Ghost Town

Cloverland – An Eastern Washington Ghost Town

In Eastern Washington, there’s a little ghost town that I just found out about. My son and I discovered Cloverland while we were on a totally different kind of trip. While we were playing in our pickups in the snow, the front axle shaft broke in his 1987 Dodge. This led us to search craigslist to find 

My top 10 list of cold weather gear

My top 10 list of cold weather gear

As I write this,  it’s been below freezing temperatures almost constantly for 5 weeks.  This has been a harsh winter for us so far but it usually is cold here in North Central Idaho during the winter months.  I grew up in the central San Joaquin Valley of California where cold meant it was 40 to 50 degrees to me.  Now that I have lived in Idaho for well over

Sunset At Leo Carrillo State Park – Malibu California

Sunset At Leo Carrillo State Park – Malibu California

A family vacation at last!!  It had been around three years since we were able to get away as a family.  Something always seemed to come up so that one or two of us would have to stay home and take care of the business.  I saw the opportunity for us all to get away for 5 whole days and took it!  My family wanted to go to the beach so we went to