Our new shag carpet arrived

If anyone has a kid who is working on a leaf collection, I might have one or two lying around.

Way out there somewhere

Now I’m beginning to wonder how many people could find Utah on a map CASEY I’M LOOKING DIRECTLY AT YOU.

The beginning of an ironic yet worthwhile tradition

You could make the argument that it’s ironic that I’m starting a tradition around the mission of fighting hunger when both of my kids don’t like to eat. And you’d be right.

At the trailhead

Paradise served up for my dogs and they have no idea.

Mirror mirror

Before the storm swooped in bringing more temperamental skies.

A view of Fremont Island

To help silence or at least decrease the number of question marks people use when I tell them where I live.

Nameless beauties

Sure, there’s more green Jell-O here than there is in the entire rest of the world, but there’s also this.

Mirror Lake

Snow in October. Just as certain as death and taxes.

The causeway

A small heads up for anyone headed to this beautiful spot in the middle of The Great Salt Lake.

Exploring the magical world of fiction

Historical facts do not matter when trying to distract a five-year-old from the knowledge that we are not yet at our destination.