Category Archives: Outdoors

Imagine This…

There's so much that happens to each of us all the time, that it's hard to share the vision that any single one of us has from his (or her) eyes. Imagine This: Imagine a moonlit beach, with glowing, crashing waves. … Continue reading

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Super Moon!

What’s that up in the sky?!  It’s a bird?  (no) it’s a Plane?  No!  It’s a moon, silly! Perigee Moon, or “Super Moon” Means that the moon is as close as it’s getting to earth … this year.  They say … Continue reading

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Lessons From the Gun Show

I said "I think I will take the kids to a gun show." and generally the response I got was "You mean with real guns?" In order, this is what we thought. Wow, look at all these guns! This is … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Weeee!

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Headline News: Single Father of Four Takes Kids Climbing Mountain

"I took my son on this hike when he was eight."  I was told by a caring adult, "He was too young for this hike, you'll want to leave your younger ones at home."  The advice was not given in … Continue reading

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School Camping Trip – Guest Post – by my 9 Year Old

I'm not in the habit of doing guest posts, but I throught that in this instance it might be more insightful to have my oldest son, the fourth grader talk about his experience going on a school camping trip the … Continue reading

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It’s About … Time – Camping

For the last year, at least once a month, I say to myself "Wow, I really need to take the children camping!"  It started last year around this time of year when for the first time in more than a … Continue reading

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