Highway to Hoeftland

Adventures with Kristin & Mike

As I’ve mentioned in earlier posts, we’re heading out-of-town soon for a new adventure in Central Oregon. Reflecting back on our time in the Las Vegas Valley over these past few years, I can think of five distinct advantages of living in Southern Nevada that Mike and I will both miss once we move. The …

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I should hike more—correction; I genuinely want to hike more. I was reminded of this last weekend, when my husband and I decided to hike a trail inside the Spring Mountain Ranch State Park in Nevada. It was a perfect day for getting outside. We had clear, sunny blue skies, and it was a mild, …

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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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