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Cruising Lake Tahoe with Tahoe Bleu Wave

May ended up being a great month to visit Lake Tahoe. The ski season crowds are long gone, while the summer season crowds have yet to arrive. We had cold days, but found warmth in the sunshine (which we…


Tahoe Rim Trail – South Lake Tahoe, CA

There are hundreds of hiking trails in the Tahoe area. Since hiking is my absolute favorite activity in the world, we were very blessed with the numerous trails to choose from while there. Luckily for us, our hotel, Tahoe Ridge,…


Cascade Falls Hiking Trail – Lake Tahoe

For an easy hike with AMAZING views of Lake Tahoe, Cascade Falls Hiking Trail is perfect. You can’t go wrong with gorgeous views, beautiful greenery all around and a waterfall as your destination, right?…


The Pristine City of Victoria, BC, Canada

Victoria was one of my stops on my Alaska cruise. Once I stepped off the boat, I couldn’t believe how clean and beautiful this small city is. The word “pristine” kept entering into my mind as I walked all…

Destinations My Dogs

South Llano River State Park

Last April, before the weather got too hot (it gets hot early in Texas), we decided to take Magellan on his first camping trip. Since we had vowed to start visiting Texas’ state parks more, South Llano River State…