Author Archives: Iris

New Product Up: Building Logs!

Now I seem to have forgotten (if I ever knew) how to put a proper link in a post.  So head on over to the Shop and check out the Building Logs!

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Nomad Life: Part 2

Seasons as a nomad.  Each one has its own challenges. First off, winter, since we’re either headed into it or already there, depending on location.  If you’re on foot, you’re out in the cold, slogging through snow.  Sometimes fluffy white … Continue reading

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Benefits and Drawbacks: Road Life (Being a Nomad)

Living in a car, van, motorhome or trailer and travelling around all the time can be seen as romantic and freeing.  However, there are both benefits and drawbacks to a lifestyle of this nature. Benefits:  Freedom to travel around when … Continue reading

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Fall is here… Happy Halloween!

Fall is here, which means harvest festivals, pumpkin patches, and Halloween.  Kids have been back to school now for awhile, and they’re likely getting anxious for a break.  I know I did, at this time of year.  Though we didn’t … Continue reading

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Back to School…

Traditionally, in late July and August people started thinking about the kids going back to school.  Whether its elementary school, high school or college makes no difference, the first Tuesday in September after Labor Day was the first day of … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day!

4th of July feasting, nice and hot… swimming, boating, lots of fun.  Just don’t drink alcohol and drive home; we don’t want fatalities! River walk, boat landing, riding down rapids on an inner tube… don’t forget the sunscreen so the … Continue reading

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Heat Wave!

There’s some pretty hot weather going around… 102F where I’m at yesterday, with a low of 67F. Maybe if we pray we can have some rain?  How about a rain dance?  No thunder, though; as dry as it is we … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Mayhem

Its the time of year that we normally honor our mothers… all the mayhem we put them through over the years not withstanding.  In this lifetime we only get one mother… care for her and keep her in your hearts … Continue reading

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Hippity Hop, the Easter Bunny’s on his way!

Where’s that dang rabbit hiding out, anyway?  Isn’t he supposed to be around on April 16th?  Chocolates, eggs, chicks… I personally dislike Peeps intensely… Flowers popping up… tulips, roses, iris’s… It’d be neat if they made chocolate in shapes of … Continue reading

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Happy St Patrick’s Day!

Happy St Patrick’s Day! Downtown Reno no doubt has green beer flowing like water… and bus rides are free between 4pm and midnight local time.  Hopefully all the drunks make it home in one piece, leaving their vehicles parked safely … Continue reading

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