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In the Olympic Peninsula @ Olympic National Park


Carlsbad is pretty good!

June 8th, 2020|

We dropped in on my brother in Carlsbad, CA for a quick visit.  It's nice to be able to see people now that pandemic restrictions are easing just a bit.  We're still being very careful [...]

C Lazy U Ranch in Granby, Co

June 4th, 2020|

After only a ten minute flight from Denver, we landed at Granby Airport to try out the 100 year-old family owned C Lazy U Ranch.  At 7,935 ft., the weather is a quite a bit [...]

Chaos in Denver, CO

June 1st, 2020|

When we planned our trip to Denver, we had no idea that we were booking a hotel that would be smack dab in the middle of the George Floyd protests - just a block away [...]

Taking a breather in Moab, UT

May 24th, 2020|

We do love Moab - and decided it was the perfect spot for a birthday celebration.  Wide open spaces, sunshine and fresh air.  Just what the doctor ordered after being cooped up by the Covid-19 [...]

Quarantining in Vegas

April 13th, 2020|

We do live on the Las Vegas Strip, but we're rarely here.  Once the pandemic hit and everything closed down, it became painfully obvious how we live in the middle of a tourist destination.  All [...]

Ze plane! Ze plane!

March 24th, 2020|

At long last, the plane is done!  When we started back in May of 2017, we had no idea it would be almost three years before we'd have a finished plane.  Now we'll be flying [...]

Not Marching in Vegas

March 10th, 2020|

Back in early March, before we were in quarantine...  we were staying home so I could recoup from knee surgery.

Phoenix Sibling Reunion

February 16th, 2020|

About half of the Raney clan heads to Arizona in the winter, so the rest of us decided to join them for a little sibling reunion.  We rented an AirBNB that worked out well for [...]

Todo Santos, Mexico

January 29th, 2020|

Todo Santos is about an hour by car but a world away from Cabo San Lucas.  Laid back, natural beaches, dirt roads and that warm Mexican sunshine.

Baby Shower

January 18th, 2020|

We decided to do a Build-A-Library baby shower for Sarah, at her new home.  As Dr. Seuss says, "Fill your house with lots of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks!"  The baby [...]

NY Eve in Vegas

December 31st, 2019|

It was cool and breezy, but just a few steps away from our door was the Stirling Club - now reopened and in full on party mode.  We stayed at the party until 11:30, then [...]