This leap day finds me in a sunny place where there are things like palm trees and cactus and swimming pools. Wish you were here but since you’re not I’m hoping you are someplace awesome too.
· comments  · 02-29-2012 · categories:misc ·
// Feb 29, 2012 at 2:43 pm
I love palm trees!!!!! looking at them makes me miss my life in Spain !
// Feb 29, 2012 at 3:51 pm
I hope you’re near Joshua Tree! If you are, and you’re so inclined, take the hike to the for real desert oasis/spring. It is completely, for reals, the neatest thing.
// Feb 29, 2012 at 4:48 pm
Elizabeth – I am indeed near Joshua Tree and if we have time we will take that hike, thanks for the recommendation!
// Feb 29, 2012 at 6:22 pm
Ooh, did you finally make it out to Hicksville Trailer Palace?! My husband and I went to Hicksville based on your mention of it a while back… we had the best time.
// Feb 29, 2012 at 7:49 pm
Ok — so I’m not here to post about Leap Day, but since it is Leap Day — YEA!! I love Leap Day! The reason I’m here is because I came across a photo of your bacon cups, which I think are FANTABULOUS, and I shared it on FB, not knowing where it came from and then a Friend of mine put your link on the comments, so now I know how to make this thing I am drooling over. I am so happy on this Leap Day to find your blog — I might leap on over to the kitchen and start making bacon cups.
// Feb 29, 2012 at 8:46 pm
I’ve actually gone quite the opposite direction, in snowy North Dakota FROM the desert, silly me… Have fun!
// Feb 29, 2012 at 9:41 pm
Enjoy it! And bring some sunshine to the PNW when you return!
// Feb 29, 2012 at 9:52 pm
Aah, I heart desert hot springs. We always camp out at this rv park: http://www.samsfamilyspa.com/maps.html
You may want to check out this bizarre place:
or this unique zoo:
// Mar 29, 2012 at 9:07 am
I know I am late to the party, but I wanted to let you know that I got married on Leap Day this year. It was overcast and kind of rainy but we wouldn’t have changed a thing :)
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