While 49 Palms Oasis Trail can be hiked in the summer, it’s more enjoyable during the winter months. It’s one the day hikes in Joshua Tree National Park.
We can's seem to get enough of hiking in the snow. The weekend comes, and we head out in search of another snowy hike. We crave the fresh air and activity. For this hike, we headed to the San Jacinto Mountains in California. Read more
Monsoon rains on the homestead mean life is abundant. While the temperatures are starting to feel like fall, the view looks more like spring. Prairie grasses are growing like crazy. Desert plants are blooming. Wildlife roams the grounds. Read more
When I cook a whole chicken or make fried chicken, Munchkin is all about the drumsticks. She’s been that way for as long as I can remember. She likes the chicken breasts, but if there are drumsticks, she’ll take those first. Recently, I found an excellent deal on organic chicken drumsticks, so I snagged several... Read more