The most confusing months of my life! (A summary through the eyes of Cocoa)

This blog post is our dog’s (Cocoa) most likely summary of the places she’s been. This will include National Parks as well as cities. -Oskar. CITIES Asheville, North Carolina: I hope I don’t meet any black panthers!! Austin, Texas: New people! El Paso, Texas: No Chick-Fil-A for me? Come on!!! Las Cruzes, New Mexico: FreeContinue reading “The most confusing months of my life! (A summary through the eyes of Cocoa)”

Carson City (the capital of where?) and one of the most beautiful places on earth.

This blog post is about Carson City, our next stop, as well as a lake that we visited nearby called Lake Tahoe. First, about Carson City. Carson City is the capital of, oh, wait, I’ll keep you guessing. Anyway, it was a bit too small for our likings, and a few too many casinos. ItContinue reading “Carson City (the capital of where?) and one of the most beautiful places on earth.”

Really? It’s against the law to back into a parking space here?!!

After the Redwoods we headed south to Sacramento. Along the way we saw a sign that reminded us of home: Sacramento was a neat place. We wandered around the historic part of the city that still looks like an old western town. Dad made a new friend that weirded Cocoa out: Pioneer Square was aContinue reading “Really? It’s against the law to back into a parking space here?!!”

These trees are so tall, you can’t see the tops!

This is a giant National Park filled with giant trees! It’s called the Redwood National Park and it stretches very far (although it’s mostly all in California). This National Park is so big that we spent two days touring it. On the first day, we stayed at a campsite in the woods. There were soContinue reading “These trees are so tall, you can’t see the tops!”