Montana

  • Lilli and Billie had loved the concept of the AirBnB "rustic cabin on the Yaak River," but hadn't realized rustic meant no windows, locks, bathroom, shower, cell coverage, broadband coverage or fast food restaurants . . .

Rustic

By |May 14th, 2019|Categories: Montana, Travel|Tags: , |Comments Off on Rustic
  • As the forest fire raged, the park rangers were pretty sure someone had not obeyed the no smoking signs . . .

No Smoking

By |May 9th, 2019|Categories: Montana, Natural Disasters|Tags: , |Comments Off on No Smoking
  • With the Montana Elk season starting that day, Kendrick, Lucy, and Brenda thought it prudent to get an early start in the dash for deep cover . . .

Early Start

By |May 7th, 2019|Categories: Exotic Animals, Montana, Sports|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Early Start
  • Lenny didn't mind being vegan (mostly), but those fast food commercials that bragged about bacon and cheese pulled at him.  As he got ready for his afternoon siesta, he thought, "To sleep, perchance to dream (of bacon and cheese . . .)

To Sleep, Perchance to Dream

By |March 8th, 2019|Categories: Exotic Animals, Food, Montana|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on To Sleep, Perchance to Dream

Some Repairs Needed

Renting a summer cabin was not proving as simple as Guido had thought.  The Montana “some minor repairs needed” apparently had a different meaning than a Chicago  “some minor repairs needed . . .”

By |November 26th, 2018|Categories: Montana|Tags: , |Comments Off on Some Repairs Needed

“Yikes!”

The president said the California wildfires were caused by California’s poor forestry practices and permitting medical marijuana to be grown on federal forest land. California said it was Washington’s failure to provide proper forest service funding.  In the mean time, Montana was living with smoky sunsets and sunrises because of the California wild fires.   Iowa and Rhode Island claimed they had no dog in this fight . . .

By |November 12th, 2018|Categories: Landscapes, Montana, Natural Disasters, Politics, sunsets & rainbows|Tags: , , |Comments Off on “Yikes!”