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The Grand Canyon

Abi Enjoying (or squirrel hunting in) the Grand Canyon

If I could even attempt to find words to describe the Grand Canyon, they would be: breathtaking, stunning, gorgeous, extraordinary, magnificent.  And words to describe me: awestruck, dumbfounded, speechless, astounded, stunned.

The Grand Canyon is incredible.  It’s no wonder it’s listed as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.  We stopped at a few scenic points on our way in, and all we could do was look around ourselves in awe and say, “Woooooooooooow!”  Abi was interested in seeing the canyon too, much to our amusement and that of other tourists.  Every time we said “Look!” she’d jump up on the railing with her ears perked, searching the canyon for what she probably hoped was a squirrel or rabbit somewhere amongst the rocks!   Continue reading

Family RV Trip: Day 5

A Grand Canyon Sunset

This morning we awoke bright and early (darn those dogs of ours) in Page, and decided we couldn’t stand another day of sitting, so my sisters and I went for a run.  Now, I am not a runner.  I typically despise running, actually.  I will swim, walk, bike, hike, skip…nearly everything except run.  But today, it felt amazing!  My body needed exercise so badly.  Until this point, my physical activity had consisted of a bit of ballet in the RV and jumping up and down curbs at every gas station we stopped at!   Continue reading