Travelling to Leavenworth in the Cascade Mountains is a little like going to visit Santa's village. The town is made up to resemble an old Bavarian village, and oftentimes storefronts will play Christmas music even though it was sunny, nearly 35 C, and the beginning of summer.
As a writer I like to have as many unique experiences as I can so that when I'm working on a project, I can draw from a vast pool of ideas. A new member to my Dungeons and Dragons group mentioned that she lives on a farm, SureFyre Farms, and teaches equestrian horse riding, and … Continue reading James in his Jeep Getting Java-SureFyre Farms
I have a couple of big road trips coming up in the next few months. Plus, with the impending nicer weather approaching (at least this is what I hope is happening) I'll soon be able to stay places overnight for weekend trips.
I started thinking about road trips on of all days, Valentine's Day. It was a beautiful sunny day and I headed to Grouse Mountain for the evening with a friend. (Was this the first road trip of the season?)
The one thing about the West Coast is that it tends to rain a lot in the winter months. For people like me, this is preferable than snow (and if it wasn't, I could always just drive up a mountain and have all the snow I want). This winter has been a mild one, with … Continue reading James in his Jeep Getting Java – The Mission Edition