Melinda Crow and photographer husband Gary spend half of their year operating a lakeside cabin and RV resort and the other half traveling. All twelve months are devoted to sharing their adventures in print and online. Melinda is the author of four Falcon Guides, including three editions of "Camping Colorado" and two of "Camping New Mexico." She is currently a consumer contributor for Travel Pulse and features contributor for Cruise Critic. Her work has appeared on Yahoo Travel, MSN Travel, Forbes, Fox News and on her own website, "First Read Me."