Merci

Happy Thanksgiving!

Pura Vida.

Costa Rica during off-season has its perks. If you love rain, that is one of them… but I loved the lack of tourists & opportunity to hang with the local community. No matter… Continue reading

Go Soak!

Hot water rich with minerals, silky calcium laden earth, a natural travertine tub created by mother nature, surrounded by mountains – Paradise found.

Ghost Town

Tourist Bodie The Bodie you’re not supposed to see…

Desert Wanderings

Never stop exploring with childlike wonderment; it keeps the mind at peace and the imagination rich.

Rise with the Sun

I am not a morning person. However, after watching the sun rise from the comfort of my bed that first morning in the desert, and the ensuing heat that followed not long after,… Continue reading

Desert Moonrise

May the sun bring you new energy by day. May the moon softly restore you by night. May the rain wash away your worries. May the breeze blow new strength into your being.… Continue reading

Mono Lake

Refuge

Lying here on a warm rock, the sun kisses your body, the gentle breeze soothes your skin, the mountains comfort you and the sound of the water trickles over your mind silencing all… Continue reading

The Open Road

On the road again, doesn’t matter the destination. The pure sense of freedom the open road brings makes the past and future insignificant and living in the present pure bliss. With so much… Continue reading

Perfect Hideaway

Who knew the perfect getaway lie hidden on the side of a cliff, so close to home? These bare bone cabins provide the perfect blank canvas for a few days of escape from… Continue reading

Oh Mendo!

I absolutely love Mendocino. The drive North through the redwoods is calming, the small towns reflect a simpler way of life bringing you closer to nature, and the coastline is utterly breathtaking. My… Continue reading

Happy Belated

We celebrated the 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge here in the Bay Area (May 27th) with the most spectacular fireworks display I have ever seen! I hesitated about putting these up… Continue reading

A hui hou

Until we meet again… Mahalo Maui, for all the good times and exquisite, natural beauty you exude.  

The Breath of The Ocean

Maui’s terrain is so diverse it could be its own mini planet. To the East there is lush jungle, waterfalls & red sand beaches, and to the North, the perfect winds blow steady… Continue reading

Hana, HI

We woke before the sun to be sure we would be able to enjoy the Seven Sacred Pools in peace. There is something to be said for solitude & cherished spaces; the silence… Continue reading

Aloha

Last November we had the opportunity to go to Maui to shoot a very dear friend’s wedding in exchange for airfare. Needless to say we literally jumped at the opportunity for some tropical… Continue reading

"The Mountains are calling and I must go."

And so we did! Last Fall, we had a marvelous time traipsing through the woods and up the mountains to an icy high alpine lake where we could truly be alone in the… Continue reading