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... too desolate for me but beautiful country. I am really happy to have tracked my trip through this area.
This thought brings to mind what these 5 Great American Foundations are doing for people and families around the USA. They are helping people and families through a very difficult time so they don't feel alone in their struggle. We need to support these foundations. There are tickets ...
... we went from below sea level, winding up to 7,500 feet through the Vallecito Mountains, and through the Ewiiaapaayp Band of Kumeyaay Indians (hah, you thought I made that up, didn't you....look it up on the map, fooooo) and through the Anza-Borrego Desert.
Oh man. Talk about a wild ride! And good thing this little Smarty car is reliable, otherwise it would have been a huge risk, with no one coming to rescue your stupid butt anytime in the ...
... McEntire, darn it.
Anyway, this lake was created by accident. In 1900 the California Development Company began construction of irrigation canals to divert water from the Colorado River into the "Salton Sink", a dry lake bed. Worked great and farmers had a very fertile valley....for awhile, haha. The canal filled with silt within two years, so engineers dug more canals (sort of on my principle that what's worth doing is worth OVERdoing, more yuks). ...
Ok, I've been slacking on this blog. Maybe that's why I'm called a "full-time slacker". Uggh.
Anyway, from Flagstaff we schlepped it all the way to Dateland where we stayed at the Oasis RV Resort for a week where we had been a couple of years before in our wanderings. Thought it would be fun to chill out and gather ourselves, but we didn't count on BOOOORRRING!!! It's actually a very nice park, well designed and maintained with ...
... of classic paraphernalia.
There were also giveaways galore ford scanner.
Google handed out sunglasses. American Crossroads dispersed Twix bars. Those
that signed up for an e-mail list ended up entitled to some Team Boehner beer
koozie. Someone handed out Tebow for President decals. I like Chuck Norris! I
just adore him! gushed a lady clutching a card inscribed with the encounter from
the septuagenarian conservative ...