Traveling along Bigfoot Scenic Byway

Traveling along Bigfoot Scenic Byway

Just after we moved here, Keith found out that the Karuk Tribe that he belongs to offered dental work to members at no cost.  Needing some major work, he inquired more about the program.  We found that we we need to travel down river to a quaint little town called Happy Camp (athithu’f-vuunupma in Karuk). … Continue reading

Makin’ Bacon

Makin’ Bacon

I am so happy to start blogging again!  It’s been several months since my last blog entry.  We’ve been dealing with some family medical issues, hospital visits and the like.  Things are much better now and we are getting back in to the swing of life on the river. We are still eating fresh veggies … Continue reading

In a Bread Basket

In a Bread Basket

Country living in the year 2013…. Such a welcomed change of pace from the hustle and bustle of Las Vegas.  The last 6 months have been such a learning experience.  I have learned to preserve and can and dehydrate fruit and vegetables, bake breads and pies, cure walnuts, raise chickens and compost waste.  I haven’t … Continue reading

It’s Nuts on the River!

It’s Nuts on the River!

  I can’t believe how long it’s been since my last blog entry.  The past couple of months have flown by out here on the river.  From preparing for winter to raking up piles of leaves to baking bread, It seems as though I keep pretty busy.  Not to mention taking care of 3 cats, … Continue reading