Risk Blossoming

Leavenworth, Washington: A Bavarian Village

July 12, 2019
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Ever since we started our Risk Blossoming adventure three years ago, we have welcomed destination recommendations from friends and followers. One that has repeatedly come up is Leavenworth, Washington. This year, we included it on our itinerary and planned both a rendezvous with our family and an extended stay for ourselves in this charming Bavarian-themed […]

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West I-90 Crockpot Green Chili Pork Recipe

July 9, 2019
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As mentioned in a recent blog post about our adventures in Washington State, West I-90 Crockpot Green Chili Pork is one of our go-to meals while traveling in our Motorcoach BAM. This is my tried and tested recipe. Please keep in mind that, while traveling, I am going for simplicity and ease.  So, this recipe […]

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Washington, Walmart, and Life in a Motorcoach

July 5, 2019
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We’ve been busy visiting unplanned destinations, spending quality time with Duncan and Colton, and of all things, desperately seeking out a Walmart! These last few stops have brought beauty and adventure to our lives, but sometimes travel also brings out new stressors. With so much travel under our belt, we have some new lessons learned […]

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Lost and Confused in Idaho

June 28, 2019
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After our week in McCall, Idaho, everything was perfect. It was moving day, and we had less than 80 miles to drive BAM!  We were looking forward to the premier spot we had reserved at Swiftwater RV Park near White Bird, Idaho. BAM would be sitting just feet from the Salmon River with a magnificent […]

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Issues & Introspection in Idaho

June 21, 2019
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Fresh off the emotional highs from our serendipitous chance encounters at Canyonlands National Park, we headed toward our next destinations, with great anticipation. First, Utah’s Capital Reef National Park and then eight days in Idaho. At Capital Reef, reservations were made at Wonderland RV Park in Torrey, Utah. There, we were greeted with heavy rain turning […]

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Canyonlands National Park Inspiration

June 14, 2019
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Every Risk Blossoming day trip brings new adventures. In Canyonlands National Park, our path crossed with an athlete who personifies “owning your story.” And what a brave and courageous story it is. Please do not skip reading this week’s blog. If you want to skip or skim through Tim’s description of the day’s activities and […]

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A Different Way to Tour: Photography in Monument Valley

May 31, 2019

I have always had more than a passing interest in photography but I have never mastered the nuances of today’s digital cameras. In college, I majored in Mass Communications and was the photo editor of my university’s student newspaper. Back then the process was: point, focus and shoot. Then rush back to the newspaper office, […]

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An Unconventional Start in Monument Valley

May 24, 2019

Finding and making reservations to park a 40’ Motorcoach can be an onerous task. Tim can tell you all about it. So when I received the call from The Phoenix Business Journal to congratulate me for being named one of their “Most Admired Leaders,” I had some seriously mixed emotions. What an honor to be […]

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Hitting the Road in BAM

Risk Blossoming Adventure 2019: Ready… Set ….. GO!!!

May 17, 2019

Tim has worked hard to ensure that the itinerary and reservations for our Risk Blossoming Adventure 2019 were in place. And, then it was time to ensure that BAM, our vehicle and home for the next 4+ months, was packed, clean, and ready. While we have experienced this before, this year feels different,  What lessons […]

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Risk Blossoming – A Way of Life Part II

May 10, 2019

As we prepare to embark on our Risk Blossoming 2019 World Tour  (Tim leaves in less than a week with BAM!) we can’t help but feel grateful for the adventures that living a Risk Blossoming life has brought us. Even as we prep for the adventure – crossing items off our to-do list, double checking […]

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