Category: Photo Post

Idlewild Park, Reno

Fridays are Park Days. We have a little playgroup that meets at Idlewild Park in Reno. Usually the kids are happy in the playground, but sometimes they want to wander around. Especially when the train is running, like… Read More

Keirra’s Graduation

On June 4, 2010, my niece Keirra graduated from elementary school. Next year she’ll be heading on to Junior High.

Standing Waves

We get some of the wildest lenticular clouds over Western Nevada.

Engine #29 Departs Carson City

May 29, 2010. V&T Engine #29 arrived in Carson City to kick off the 2010 railroading season. In the chilly morning air it made quite the spectacle of steam and smoke as it strained to get underway while… Read More

Santa Cruz Boardwalk

Last spring we went to the Santa Cruz Boardwalk, one of the last seaside amusement parks on the West Coast.

Monterey, CA

A look back at a vacation we took to Monterey last spring.

Sand Harbor

Sand Harbor is one of the most popular beaches in all of Lake Tahoe. Its remote location, miles away from the casinos on a winding two-lane road, does nothing to stop people from flocking here on warm summer… Read More

Job’s Peak

Las Vegas Nights

From our vacation in February.

Baxter in the River

Baxter doesn’t spend a lot of time around water, but when he does go he’s like an old pro.

Wild Horses at the Carson River

The other day we went down to Riverview Park in east Carson City, a series of trails that meander by the Carson River. While we were there we saw this herd of wild horses on the other side… Read More

Urban Wildlife

Sometimes when I’m at work I’ll come out of the door and run face-to-face into a herd of deer. The deer like to hang out in Carson City because there are a lot of green backyards with plenty… Read More

Jack Posing

Jack decided he was ready to pose for the camera.

Jack at Sand Harbor

To go along with Sam’s pictures at Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe, here are Jack’s from the same day.

Sam at Sand Harbor

Last week we went to Lake Tahoe, to the beach at Sand Harbor. It was a chilly day in April so we had the whole beach to ourselves. In fact, it was so cold that it snowed the… Read More