Texas: Winter Texans in Rockport

After leaving Amarillo, we stopped in Big Spring for the night, then stayed for a week in Kerrville, just outside of San Antonio. It was nice to have a more leisurely drive down to Rockport. Dutch Bros in San Antonio Fortunately for me, the first Dutch Bros in San Antonio opened up the week we … Continue reading Texas: Winter Texans in Rockport

Texas: Surviving the winter temperatures and snow in Amarillo

As yet another wintry cold blast comes our way, I thought I'd show you how we are surviving the cold temperatures and snow. Most people who RV full-time go to places where the weather is a bit warmer. To be honest, we had no idea when we moved here for Bob's job that it would … Continue reading Texas: Surviving the winter temperatures and snow in Amarillo

Texas: Stormy skies in Amarillo (2020)

We've been in Amarillo for just over 6 weeks, and have had some fun capturing the stormy skies. We regularly take a walk around 8 p.m. or so, before sunset, because of the cooler temperatures. I used my iPhone XS Max and a Moment anamorphic lens for these photos and video. Across the street from … Continue reading Texas: Stormy skies in Amarillo (2020)

New Mexico: White Sands in black and white (2019)

Over on my personal Facebook timeline, I was tagged in one of those "post 1 photo a day for 10 days" of travel photos. Since I've been pretty good at posting my travel photos for the last year and a half, I'm taking this opportunity to redo some of my favorites in black and white. … Continue reading New Mexico: White Sands in black and white (2019)

Oregon: Newport & Depoe Bay (2012)

In November 2012, we met up with some photographer buddies in Newport to do a photowalk. After we were done, we headed home via Depoe Bay. As I recall, there was an amazing storm with high winds that weekend, so the wave action was pretty awesome in both Newport and Depoe Bay. Newport Before we … Continue reading Oregon: Newport & Depoe Bay (2012)

Texas: Tornado warning (2020)

For the first time since we arrived at our current destination, we received emergency alerts for a tornado warning. This is also our first ever tornado warning. 🙂 This tornado warning was very specifically for the SE area of Polk County. We calmly walked to the nearest laundry room building, and found we were not … Continue reading Texas: Tornado warning (2020)

Washington: Kenny Chesney concert (2013)

In June 2013, we drove to the Seattle area to attend the only Pacific Northwest tour date for Kenny Chesney. This was a stadium tour, so his concert was held at CenturyLink Field. We arrived a little early, so we had some time to chill outside and enjoy the beautiful day. Sunny days in early … Continue reading Washington: Kenny Chesney concert (2013)

Oregon: Google+ Photowalk (2012)

On a cold, rainy, and dreary day in January 2012, I joined a group of photographers at Portland's Union Station to do a photowalk. Brian Matiash, then with Google Plus, organized and led the photowalk. Brian is an inspiring travel and landscape photographer and now has a photography podcast called the No Name Photo Show. … Continue reading Oregon: Google+ Photowalk (2012)

Arizona: Super windy in Bullhead City

As we wind down our time on the western side of Arizona, we visited my mother-in-law and brother-in-law in Bullhead City. We've been going to Bullhead City approximately once a week since mid-November, but this is one of our second to last visit for a long while. Super windy Because of the proximity to the … Continue reading Arizona: Super windy in Bullhead City