Throwback Thursday – Great Things About The Great Sand Dunes!

When Kurt told me that we were going to stop at the Great Sand Dunes National Park, I really had no expectations.  I knew nothing about it.  After having spent a few hours there, I discovered many wonderful things. Five great things that I now know about the Great Sand Dunes are:  Great Sand Dunes … More Throwback Thursday – Great Things About The Great Sand Dunes!

Milky Way

Although we have quite a collection of celestial photos, I always get excited to when Kurt decides to venture out into the wilderness to do a bit of stargazing!  The destination was  the Arkansas Sphinx, an optimal venue because of little or no light pollution. Being midsummer, the normally steep, yet short hike was much more … More Milky Way

River Valley Rocks

Last summer’s past time carried over into 2018: painted rocks donning messages aimed at uplifting spirits and bringing joy.  Hidden like Easter Eggs in Russellville Downtown, kids both young and old hunted delightedly for these treasures, planted by the mysterious Rock Fairies. Such a tiny gesture, the River Valley Rocks Project has thus far made … More River Valley Rocks

Animal Farm

Having the luxury of time on our hands early in July, we decided to get lost on the back roads in Yell County, Arkansas, somewhere between Dardanelle and New Blaine, north of Highway 22.  A little anxious as to our whereabouts after rolling along in the dust for an hour or so, I pulled out … More Animal Farm