How to Take a Troubled Past and Turn It Into Progression

I think going back to a place, to a time, to a memory, can hold deep significance in our lives. Before this road trip, I had been to Carmel by the Sea once, in the dark, passing through with my … Continued

From Burning to Beauty in Limekiln State Park

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After hiking Cone Peak in the grueling Big Sur sunshine, Denali was one hot Husky under all that fluffy white fur. She basically demanded that we go to a waterfall and do something in the shade, so I decided to … Continued

Finding the Heart of Big Sur-real

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Most people barely touch the surface when they “visit” Big Sur. I was guilty of it the first time I went – cruising down the highway, making all the touristy stops, visiting the little state parks. This time I wanted … Continued

A Husky In Santa Barbara

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The world has a myriad of beautiful natural moments, and I believe that although the city life can be frantic, overwhelming, dirty and hedonistic, civilization is part of human evolution – and nature. We created society, and while it has its … Continued

Six Things I learned From A San Diego Dog Beach

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In Colorado, we have some amazing dog parks close to home. There’s a mountain dog park, where you can take dogs hiking off leash. There are lake dog parks, where dogs can swim (Denali refuses to swim, but she’ll wade … Continued