A treeless Christmas

We were evacuated from our home in July, 2016 for a wildfire that threatened nearby.  We’ve been well aware of the dangers of wildfire since we moved to our home in Nederland, and had prepared “fire boxes” in the event of an evacuation.  Fire boxes consist of the items we…

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Jokulsarlon, Iceland

Mile upon mile of black plains with nothing to break the wind from sweeping across the roadway.  Yellow posts line both sides of the road.  I mused what they were for.  In Colorado, stakes line the sides of mountain roads to guide the snowplows during the blinding snowstorms we sometimes…

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