Americas

The lost photos

Since it is zero degrees out right now, I’d like to reminisce about a warm September day. It was in the 60s, skies were blue, kids were in daycare and Henry and I paddled down the Yellowstone River. The canoe…

Christmas day 2010

We all slept in on Christmas morning, thanks to the pj party the night before. Rolling out of bed at 7 was one of the best gifts I got this year! We opened gifts, played with toys and ate Swedish…

The Polar Express

It was year two of the Polar Express adventure and we had even more fun this time around. We got a cadre of friends to join us and all stayed at the Yogo Inn. At 9:30 pm there were a…

Bozeman straw bale maze

Bozeman straw bale maze

A few weeks ago, the boys and found our way through the Bozeman Maze. It was aMAZEing. Sorry. It was a lot of fun, though. We went a couple years ago. They didn’t do the maze last year, but they…

Pronghorn trail

A few weeks ago I went on a hike with Joe Josephson (friend and National Parks Conservation Association fellow) and a small group to follow part of a pronghorn migration route. Pronghorn are sometimes called antelope, but they aren’t at…

Fall

I am now ready to welcome fall. It is one of my top three favorite seasons and I look forward to it all year. Cool mornings, warm days, outstanding colors…. Our summer was so short and cool that it was…

Bugling birthday

After the birthday party on a log that we threw for my mom, we knew we had to do something special for Mogie’s birthday. When Big H and Mogie invited us on an elk bugling trip, we knew it would…