It was a clear beautiful morning. I was working on a Christmas gift for mom and dad. 2016 family calendar with our pictures. Ok, mostly Xena’s pictures but my sister contributed a couple of her pictures as well. I gathered our stuff and got in to the car. Off we go. Destination: Terranea Resort. We
Once upon a time, there was a magical dog whose name was unknown. She lived on the top of a mountain and protected the people lived in a village below. She had a beautiful orange fur and had a tail that can opens up like a wing. Yes, that’s right, she could fly! I will leave the rest of
Last month, I wanted to hike with an ocean view, so I drove to Abalone Cove Shoreline Park. I checked the tide schedule early in the morning and planned my day around it to make sure we can walk down to the cove. We reached the parking lot around 9am. Beach was widened due to
We started before 8 am and there was plenty of shade for the pups. We stopped at the visitor center to use the restrooms. Deer was there to greet us. We were less than 50 feet away from one of them. Xena and Momo did great. They stayed calm and watched the beautiful creatures move
Take one …take two …and take three Okay, everyone, that’s a wrap! If you want to do this hike in Griffith Park, click here. Happy Hiking!
Don’t let this short hike fool you. It has a steep uphill for your leg workout, plenty of boulders to climb and explore and have fun and beautiful scenery. The trail begins one mile east of Big Bear Dam on Hwy 18. I found parking easily near the trailhead on Big Bear Blvd on that
Summer is here! It’s time for Ruffwear Swamp Cooler. I soaked it in iced water, removed excess water then put it on Xena as directed. The cold water takes the body heat away then the warm water evaporates keeping her cool. When the Swamp Cooler was dry, I repeated. I’ve used it on Xena a