Category Archives: Pets

RECENT VISITS TO THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS

With the house finished and the move to the Basin stretched out I have gone to the mountain again and again.  Each time I turn onto Bailey Canyon Road and each time am awarded the prime hang out spot.  It … Continue reading

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HOT DOG CONUNDRUM

I only eat, at the most, two hot dogs at a meal.  Whatever shall I do with this third hot dog?

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SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 21, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Map. Awful, awful night’s sleep. Could not turn off my brain. At 4:10am I wondered if I should just get up. It’s really irritating to hear Margo softly snoring. … Continue reading

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MORE PHOTOS FROM COTTONWOOD CAMPGROUND, AUG. 2017

The fish weren’t biting well.  The Weekly Fishing and Stocking Report said only The Flats reported nice catches if you were there at the right time.  By the way, The Flats is catch and release so these fish are experienced.

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TWO TRIPS TO BAILEY CANYON ROAD

Ah, Summer Solstice Day.  Because it threatened to be one of the hottest days of the year, I headed to the mountains to enjoy 25 degrees lower temperatures — the difference between torture and comfort.  I had intended to go … Continue reading

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LEATHER NEEDS EXTRA CARE IN LOW HUMIDITY

Living in the desert southwest I’m amazed at how low the humidity can go.  In the hot summer, in the single digits is not unusual. In addition to wildfires, the lack of humidity saps the life out of musical instruments … Continue reading

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MY DOG IS SHEDDING LIKE A REALLY, REALLY BIG BEAR

And how I hate it.  I’m vacuuming every day and brushing her several times a day.  I use a dog brush on the dark colored rug next to the bed where she sleeps.  I wash the truck seat protector once … Continue reading

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