college football and Texas forever

Do you remember that line from Tim Riggins on the TV show “Friday Night Lights”? Today there’s an in-state matchup between the TCU Horned Frogs and the Texas Longhorns. Both teams are ranked in the top 25, TCU in the top 4! So there is a lot riding on the game for them. I’m supportingContinue reading “college football and Texas forever”

My credit card info was stolen!

Somehow when I was camping around the south and southwest someone got hold of my credit card info (and other personal info) and bought stuff in Houston, Texas and a little town just north of Houston called Spring, Texas. I’m just now finding out about it weeks later. What evil, rotten snakes they are. They’reContinue reading “My credit card info was stolen!”

Woman attacked by bison at Texas State Park

The bison roaming around Caprock State Park are big. They’re also not interested in being less wild, and I love that about them. A woman recently learned the hard way that you don’t mess with them… meaning: don’t get too close, don’t tick them off, don’t get between them and their offspring, don’t take chances.Continue reading “Woman attacked by bison at Texas State Park”

One Night in Palo Duro

I had just finished 5 days at Caprock Canyons State Park and if you read my blog consistently, you definitely know it’s become my favorite park to visit. But the thing is, my trip around the “south by southwest” wasn’t over. Next up was a beautiful location, another state park. This one is called PaloContinue reading “One Night in Palo Duro”

Sunset and moon photos from Caprock Canyons

I *think* this will wrap up my recaps of the best park I’ve camped in… Caprock Canyons State Park in Texas. What beauty surrounds us as campers in this park! During the day it’s bison, roadrunners, deer, prairie dogs, and much more. In fact, pictures that will be favorites for a long time are fromContinue reading “Sunset and moon photos from Caprock Canyons”