So driving, or rather co-piloting, on a foggy mountain road in the rain is kinda one of those life defining moments. Turns out I’m sweet, patient, and my language completely complies with all FCC broadcast regulations. Yup. And here’s a beautiful view of Crater Lake: June 1st at Crater Lake National Park Lodge, Oregon Okay. So the view was non-existent (and I’m a nutcase when it comes to mountain roads). The first 24 hours the weather was rain, freezing rain,… Read more »

Did you know that if you rub essential peppermint oil on the soft middle of the bottom of your foot that you will eventually taste that peppermint in your mouth? This was news to me. I heard this random tidbit in yoga class, and while I haven’t tried it yet, I keep thinking about that unexpected, surprising minty sensation (and also wondered if they make chocolate peanut butter essential oils).   Surprising cereal and marshmallow coated cones at Emack &… Read more »

You know how some people need to sky dive or bungee jump to get their adrenaline going?     Not me.      All it takes to get me running scared, is an old, abandoned motel (during daylight). Haunted? Maybe.    Just tires. But my mind added chainsaws.      Definitely no air conditioning (some find  that scary)      It was super quiet here. And something made me start running back to the car. Fast.    Probably just my… Read more »