Monday, November 26, 2012

Casino Camping Take 2

One of my favorite things to do during the winter months while spending time with family during the holidays is some Casino Camping. Most people would not consider it actual camping, but as I had written in a previous post its a warm welcome after

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Desert Flora

Flora is the plant life occurring in a particular region or time, generally the naturally occurring  or indigenous--native plant life.

Candy finally got her stitches out yesterday from her leg surgery, this is the third time shes had the operation, it was time to get her out for a walk, though I would share a few pics of the local plants, and area where I been living for 3 1/2 weeks. Although I am sure not all of them are native species I hope to at least to warm up the individuals reading this who

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Vandicap Ramp

Candy has finally reached the age where getting in and out of "The Turtle" has become a cumbersome chore, if you were to ask her though she would most certainly deny such a accusation of not being able to jumping into our mobile dwelling. Over the last couple months I had several ideas on how I could make her life easier most my plans involved 2x2s, plywood, sprockets, cogs,

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Desert bound

Had to head to the desert early this year because my navigator Candy developed a large tumor on her leg, that begin to grow at a exponential rate. We needed to get surgery done quickly, also needed to have a somewhat sterile enviorment for her recovery, someplace that didn't involve her jumping in and out of  "The Turtle" which could rip her stitches in a hurry. Southern Arizona south of Tucson is where my family lives, I made a call to  folks to make sure we had a place stay for awhile well the healing begin. My Mother confirmed Candy and I stay at her mini zoo which already contained 9 cats (3 of which are rescues) a Dog (Sammy) and a bird (Chico). Candies surgery was