Mom, Why Can’t I Have a Cell Phone?

Good morning friends. It has been awhile since I grabbed my fresh cup of coffee, sat by the fire, and had a conversation with you all. This is undoubtedly something I plan on changing in the new year. More writing, more listening, more conversation. We have so many new followers to the blog recently, and…

Nomadic [Solar] Power

If you’ve been reading the blog for the past 6 months, you’ve undoubtedly noticed that we purchased an Airstream trailer, and have been adventuring in it a bit. We were fortunate that the previous owners were also happy to sell us a Honda EU2000 generator. The generator was pretty much a requirement out of the…

Useful Outdoor Gifts!

A note from my family to yours: Hi friends! Every November comes around and I find myself with less time for outdoor pursuits, and overwhelmed by the impending business of the holiday season. I also find myself looking for unique but also useful gifts, realizing that truly my family doesn’t really NEED anything. So below…

A Tour of Our Airstream Safari

If you have been following along on social media via Facebook or Instagram, then you know that we recently purchased a 25′ Airstream Safari SS. The story to ownership is truly an adventure in itself. One that involved driving to Santa Rosa, CA after one of Chris trail running races, examining the Airstream in 107…

Embrace the Semicolon

Right now the warm water is pressing up to my toes, as my heels sink down in the sand. The mountains are green from the fresh snowmelt and somewhere in them are my two oldest children, away at their first overnight camp. I am not gonna lie, we’ve been struggling with our kids getting older….