Category: Camp Fire

Tall tales from the campsite


We have no cell coverage and are borrowing some quick wifi from a nice fella in Dease Lake BC, but this couldn’t wait We’ll hopefully be back on track with blogging service sometime in the next couple of days. Until then.. Can you believe… Continue Reading “Canada”

Couer D’alene

We just ended a wonderful, relaxing week at the Stewart cabin in the beautiful Couer D’alene Lake, Idaho. Steve and I have come here for July 4th for 7 years now, and our relationship has evolved a fair amount since then.. On our first… Continue Reading “Couer D’alene”

Fellowship of the Lake

There is a campground at the head of the lake. It is 14 kilometers north of our campground. The only way to get there is to hike or row a boat. Brendan and Kyle researched this upper site before we left and wanted to… Continue Reading “Fellowship of the Lake”

Independence Day

Happy 4th of July!!

Kintla Lake Day 3

Relaxing day today. Other than these Mosquitos. It’s seriously reason not to come back. I got up early this morning to watch the sunrise. I set up my video camera to do a time lapse. It’s a long sunrise around here. I set up… Continue Reading “Kintla Lake Day 3”

Kintla Lake Day 2 – Hippie Surfer Bus

Kyle got up early to fish in the Guzzie this morning. A worthy vessel: The campsite is situated right where Kintla Lake drains to Kintla River. A nice place to be. Also, Leslie discovered that there are way less mosquitos on the bridge. Today… Continue Reading “Kintla Lake Day 2 – Hippie Surfer Bus”

“The Bottom of Your Sole will Burn”

I got my crocs a little close to the fire. Someone made the above comment. It sounded like something out of Revelations but actually useful. A good quote for the day.

Packing Up & The Monterrey Jellyfish

Saturday we loaded the van with groceries and filled the water reservoir. Batteries are full. These solar panels seem to be working out great. We used Mike’s recipe to make an S-load of spaghetti sauce. We’ll be cooking for 8 for 2 nights in… Continue Reading “Packing Up & The Monterrey Jellyfish”

Haircuts and Gail

So I’m a little late in writing about this, but Steve and I got our hair chopped by the lovely Lindsay and her assistant Jimmy. Steve shed his greasy Jesus look and looks again like a hot teenage boy, which is my personal favorite..… Continue Reading “Haircuts and Gail”


Michel and I have spent a couple days resting at my Dad’s house Kristin (stepsis) stopped by with Layne & Lucy. Thursday night my dad grilled fresh Silver Salmon from Loon Lake. Is this fit for blog? Ryan Thielman (Putzy) stopped by for a… Continue Reading “Spokane”