Happy holidays to all our wonderful readers and thank you for this year! Our blog turns 1 today! Our first story, which was about a hiker's New Year's resolutions, was posted exactly one year ago. After that we've published 155 stories. Numbers are boring, I agree, but with them we've received a much greater joy: … Continue reading Our blog is a Christmas child
There were no jump scares or sudden noises or impromptu bear encounters so we'll call it a successful desensitization run. But what about next time?
Bark grows tougher as the tree grows older and these ones are ancient. A year and a half ago we had the privilege of spending two weeks with our friend in California. We saw a dozen amazing things, more than we could've ever asked for. And ever since we've been hoping for a jackpot in … Continue reading In the kingdom of giants
We just stood there in silence, taking it all in.
The list for our next trips will surely be different but here's what we had.
Do you sleep well in your own bed at home? How about under the stars, listening to wolf howls and bears sniffing at your feet? I'm a light sleeper, to put it...well, lightly. Whether I'm in my bed or, at first, in a tent, lean-to or hammock. However, my countless Autumn nights outdoors have done … Continue reading The best headrest is a clean conscience
On Lake Tahoe we spent the night in Hard Rock Hotel located on the border of Nevada and California.