Venturing back to British Columbia

It was with mixed feelings that I rolled out of Jasper National Park in late June; sad to be leaving one of the most amazing places I’ve EVER experienced, but looking forward seeing more of Canada. While planning my route and reaching out to … [Read more...]

Venturing back to British Columbia

It was with mixed feelings that I rolled out of Jasper National Park in late June; sad to be leaving one of the most amazing places I’ve EVER experienced, but looking forward seeing more of Canada. While planning my route and reaching out to … [Read more...]

Venturing back to British Columbia

It was with mixed feelings that I rolled out of Jasper National Park in late June; sad to be leaving one of the most amazing places I’ve EVER experienced, but looking forward seeing more of Canada. While planning my route and reaching out to … [Read more...]

The Truth About Nature Book Review

  Autumn   73: Bats are blind. Myth Scale: 3 About the myth:Have you ever heard the saying ‘blind as a bat” before? These flying mammals are active under the cover of darkness, an it is nearly impossible for us to see anything … [Read more...]

The Truth About Nature Book Review

  Autumn   73: Bats are blind. Myth Scale: 3 About the myth:Have you ever heard the saying ‘blind as a bat” before? These flying mammals are active under the cover of darkness, an it is nearly impossible for us to see anything … [Read more...]

Banff National Park (part 2)

Banff National Park has been on my “must see” list for as long as I can remember. It was at the top of the list when planning my long journey through western Canada, with Lake Louise the first sub-heading under it. As of the end of my … [Read more...]

Banff National Park (part 2)

Banff National Park has been on my “must see” list for as long as I can remember. It was at the top of the list when planning my long journey through western Canada, with Lake Louise the first sub-heading under it. As of the end of my … [Read more...]

Chasing Summer: Puerto Rico

Every time I return to the sea, I am reminded how essential it is to my being. My short trip to Puerto Rico was no exception. From the moment I inhaled the sticky sweet island air, I was enamored. Honestly, I accomplished pretty much nothing I … [Read more...]

Hawaiian Burger Recipe for Camping

Our Hawaiian Burger recipe is easy, unique and delicious.  It makes a wonderful addition to our list of camping recipes. Our Hawaiian Burger recipe was created by my hubby for our 4th of July cookout when he noticed King’s Hawaiian Hamburger … [Read more...]

Hawaiian Burger Recipe for Camping

Our Hawaiian Burger recipe is easy, unique and delicious.  It makes a wonderful addition to our list of camping recipes. Our Hawaiian Burger recipe was created by my hubby for our 4th of July cookout when he noticed King’s Hawaiian Hamburger … [Read more...]

The Downside of Camping

I love camping and all the wonderful activities that accompany it.  But there is a downside of camping which is the part I love most of all.  In a world that is always plugged in and moving at a break-neck pace, camping offers a gentle reprieve. … [Read more...]

The Downside of Camping

I love camping and all the wonderful activities that accompany it.  But there is a downside of camping which is the part I love most of all.  In a world that is always plugged in and moving at a break-neck pace, camping offers a gentle reprieve. … [Read more...]

DIY Solar Oven for S’mores

Making a DIY solar oven for s’mores is a great summer project for kids.  It combines all the things we love- the outdoors, crafts, science and chocolate.  My daughter made one at school and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it.  My kids … [Read more...]

DIY Solar Oven for S’mores

Making a DIY solar oven for s’mores is a great summer project for kids.  It combines all the things we love- the outdoors, crafts, science and chocolate.  My daughter made one at school and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it.  My kids … [Read more...]

Committing to be Motivated…

For anyone who hasn’t followed my blog (ever) I’ll recap the last 14 months or so.  The last race I ran was the Tillman Run in April 2013.  I shouldn’t have run it as I was dealing with some serious foot pain but, you know, … [Read more...]

Committing to be Motivated…

For anyone who hasn’t followed my blog (ever) I’ll recap the last 14 months or so.  The last race I ran was the Tillman Run in April 2013.  I shouldn’t have run it as I was dealing with some serious foot pain but, you know, … [Read more...]