i've always wanted to see what’s around the next bend. call it curiosity, inquisitiveness or wanderlust, it has spurred me forward on many a hike and prompted countless wild goose chases as well as extraordinary discoveries in the motorhome or in the car.
as a child i was always exploring the open fiends in back of our house and this tendency has persisted. i’m a total map freak – i adore studying maps to find points of interest, then scoping them out in person.
|Cement ship in Aptos|
both the recent class reunion and family reunion were in areas we had been before, but we used both trips as catalysts to explore new territories before and after the events.
|A whole bunch of Waites!|
i strongly feel that once you have been in a place, it sneaks in under your skin and becomes a little part of you. i’m so grateful to be carrying these pieces around with me.
|Elephant seal love - Piedras Blancas|
sometimes when i can’t sleep they pop up to the surface and i get to go there all over again!
|Fireworks in Aptos|