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Drowning here in summer’s cauldron


…under mats of flower lava…*

The kids and I just returned from a week in Grand Junction. I drove the bunch there and back, over the mountains, over the rivers, over the continental divide. We had a wonderful time basking in grandparental love and the Grand Valley’s steady hot sunshine. I took about 800 photos. […]

It’s a water world (plus link to a giveaway!)

I am a rotten swimmer. It’s really nobody’s fault but my own, although I’ve been known to blame two events from childhood:

1. When I was 4, I took swim lessons at a nearby high school. I wasn’t thrilled with the idea and didn’t like getting my face wet. One day, the teacher picked […]