Highway to Hoeftland

Adventures with Kristin & Mike

This last weekend, Mike and I were determined to have a healthy, active, and fun weekend outdoors. We spent time at Red Rock Canyon, the LYFE Kitchen, and the Springs Preserve in Las Vegas, Nevada. Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area On Saturday, we headed out to the gorgeous Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area …

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We haven’t been on any big, new trips recently, but we have a good solution for that: local exploration. Here are some pictures I took from around town this last weekend. I hope you like them! The Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve For more information about the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, here is their website. Lake …

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Living in constant sunshine, a dry desert climate, and blue skies most days of the year does something strange to my husband Mike, and me after a while. We actually start to seek out a few clouds with a bit of rain to wash away the arid dust of the desert, and even, at times, …

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Someone once said that Las Vegas is like a theater show—it changes all the time. Downtown and the East Fremont District are prime examples of positive transformation occurring in the city. According to the locals who live in Las Vegas, the area is rapidly turning into one of the most enjoyable places to visit in …

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Last weekend, we hitched up our little travel trailer and took a trip to Lakeside Casino and RV Park in Pahrump, Nevada. It was a one of a kind experience—one worth checking out if you happen upon the Mojave Desert near Vegas and have a camper with you. Of course, we experienced a couple problems during our trip that I will warn potential visitors about as well…