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  • A Toast to Paso Robles

    A Toast to Paso Robles

    With temperatures falling and snow coming, I was happy to trade arctic Iowa weather for the grape friendly sun of P...

    12.31.2014
  • Ballad of the Nomad

    Ballad of the Nomad

    As the six month anniversary of our journey approaches, I can’t help but notice that we have settled into a r...

    12.20.2014
  • Disneyland’s Sibling Grows Up

    Disneyland’s Sibling G...

    As we walked through the gates of Disney’s California Adventure park, it suddenly hit me that we were standing in...

    12.08.2014
  • Exploring the Places In-between

    Exploring the Places In-betw...

    Each year, the best whitewater kayakers converge in the Ottawa Valley near Forresters Falls, Ontario to train on th...

    11.23.2014
  • Winnie the View Heads to the Big Apple

    Winnie the View Heads to the...

    Our family loves to kayak.  It really doesn’t matter whether it is in the ocean, a lake, or a raging river,...

    10.31.2014
  • Our Navion Takes a Victory Lap

    Our Navion Takes a Victory L...

    (In October 2014 we made an eleven day trip that’s pretty typical of our RV adventures.  The trip revolved aroun...

    10.24.2014
  • Return to Disneyland

    Return to Disneyland

    It’s said that the hallmark of a good restaurant is that, with every return visit, the quality and taste of your...

    10.21.2014
  • Mountain splendor by day. Theater by night.

    Mountain splendor by day. Th...

    In an air-conditioned RV, outfitted with satellite radio and a GPS screen, we twisted up from Lake City over Slumgu...

    08.28.2014
  • Fallingwater: The Ultimate Home Tour

    Fallingwater: The Ultimate H...

    Our guide Ken said that in a TV interview in the 1950’s, when Frank Lloyd Wright was asked what his favorite proj...

    07.29.2014
  • Miracle of America

    Miracle of America

    Polson, MT.  At the intersection of Clear View Drive and Memory Lane sits a museum.  It’s one of those roadside...

    06.30.2014
  • Vancouver: Pearl of the Pacific Coast

    Vancouver: Pearl of the Paci...

    First impressions count.  When I visited Vancouver, BC twenty years ago I was quite taken with this modern North A...

    06.01.2014
  • The Skinnies of Canyonville

    The Skinnies of Canyonville

    Rallies are an interesting part of the RV culture.  They offer RVers two things:  a destination and social engage...

    06.01.2014