Truckee

Checked out in the mind, tucked in by the fire... The cabin days in Truckee were the best blend of relaxation and... sleeping? Those two things are different, right?

 Truckee, CA 2013

Truckee, CA 2013

 Being chased by a killer remote-control helicopter while trying to cook a five-star Christmas meal...

Being chased by a killer remote-control helicopter while trying to cook a five-star Christmas meal...

It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
 Truckee Jax Diner

Truckee Jax Diner

The food at the Jax on the Tracks Diner is absolutely divine, and with service that is unbelievably fast and friendly considering how busy they are.

And the vintage snowshoes on Linda's wall make me yearn to try snowshoe-ing! Look, Kaufmann Mercantile has these swanky versions available... would I dare?

I'm sure my mom would document that train wreck, (I mean, totally competent adventure!)