Beaver Dams

Busy as a beaver?  That's how the saying goes, but here's an example of how a beaver took the easy way out. This cabin was built close to a mountain stream near the Taos Ski Resort.  Beavers chose a nearby spot to dam up the stream, but as the stream backed up it became wider … Continue reading Beaver Dams

1957 Family Vacation

There is something fishy about this old photograph.  Yeah, it has a "Leave it to Beaver" quality about it, a quaint family photo from the 1950's, but there is something not right about it.  I''m not saying the photo is a fake, it's genuine all right: taken in 1957, it's definitely my family in front … Continue reading 1957 Family Vacation