From the Road

Once again we found ourselves at a campground we enjoyed last spring. Oliver Lee is nicely tucked in at the base of the Sacramento Mountains in the Chihuahuan Desert.

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We like to visit High Desert Brewing while visiting Las Cruces. Spotted Dog was a new find for us. Well worth the visit.

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Leasburg Dam State Park: Site #31 & #6, these sites have water & electric, dump station nearby, 29 sites, 4,200 foot elevation. February 19th - 25th.
Overall Experience: smile

We arrived at Leasburg with a three day reservation because last spring we couldn't get in without a reservation (we don't like making reservations). We are finding plenty to do in the area so we scored one of few first come/first serve sites with water & electric to extend our stay.

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Top photo: Looking out our side window... Room with a view.

We returned to a state park we thoroughly enjoyed last spring & were greeted with a sea of little yellow flowers. One of the few state parks where rockhounds can collect rocks.

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We were told that we must visit the Pink Store in Palomas, Mexico. So off we went to experience this unique store and have lunch. Crossing the border was pretty painless. We parked on the U.S. side and walked across.

When entering the store you are greeted with a complimentary margarita. I guess t...

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This State Park is the site where Francisco "Pancho" Villa's Mexican revolutionary attacked Columbus, NM and the historic Camp Furlong on March 9, 1916.

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Our second visit to St Clair Winery via HarvestHost.com. Friendly folks here along with good wine!

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"We went looking for music in the desert and we found it! Sideman Jamboree."

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Travel Apps

10 Feb 2015

We first published this piece on February 6, 2014 and decided that it needed an update.

When on the road, we have our favorite apps that we use on a regular basis. We have the iOS versions installed on our iPhones and iPad so the apps are from Apples App Store, but I believe all these apps can be...

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Settling in for a few days boondocking at Whitewater Draw Wildlife Area. Looking forward to watching the sandhill cranes and other birds that cross our path.

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Top Photo: Day trip to Tombstone.

We’re back at SKP Saguaro Co-op (second visit within a month) for a fews day to regroup, stock up on groceries, do laundry, and of course visit with friends.

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