Author Archives: Amanda


More from Austin

We’ve been in Austin for nearly a week and half, and while we’re still enjoying ourselves, I think the love affair may be cooling off a bit. Don’t get me wrong…we still think Austin’s pretty cool, but like all places, … Continued

Austin Texas

Leaving New Mexico & Entering Texas

After fours days of balloons and socializing we exchanged the excitement of the Balloon Fiesta for the peace and quiet of Bottomless Lakes State Park. Last spring we spent a week at this small, well-kept campground on the edge of large sink hole called Lea Lake. … Continued

Balloon Fiesta

Balloon Fiesta – Part 2

In case you missed part 1, here’s the link to our post about the first two days at the Fiesta: Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – Part 1 Sunday started off much the same as Saturday, except due to some cleaver maneuvering of … Continued

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – Part 1

If you’ve never been to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, this is definitely one to put on the bucket list! Words and photos can only go so far in conveying just how awesome this event is. To truly experience the balloon magic … Continued

Santa Fe Skies RV Park

Back at the Santa Fe Skies RV Park

This week we’re back at the Santa Fe Skies RV Park. We stayed here last spring and liked it enough to return for our pre-Balloon Fiesta location. The fiesta is actually in Albuquerque, but we liked Santa Fe a lot more … Continued


Los Alamos, New Mexico

We’re back in New Mexico! You might think that after spending three and half months here last spring we would have had enough. Or you might think that we would want to explore some new states and expand our horizons. While you’re right … Continued