Knowledge is rooted in all things—the world is a library.- Lakota Proverb To continue celebrating the 100-year event, we had a full day ahead- the goal was three parks, and 3 states to cover. First, we headed to Jewel Cave National Monument, which was in nearby Custer, South Dakota. Typically, they give out the day’s … More Cave to Tower
“It is not what we have that will make us a great nation; it is the way in which we use it.”- Theodore Roosevelt I love birthday parties! They are such a fun celebration. When we got closer to planning this year of adventure and narrowing down where we would like to go, visiting the … More 100 Years of the National Parks
“If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.” – Rudyard Kipling Here’s where I admit that I am a terrible history student. I have a horrible time remembering dates, places, and names. However, tell me a story, or let me read a novel and that “living” history will stick with … More Don’t Know Much About History
“What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their speck dispersing? -it’s the too huge world vaulting us, and it’s goodbye. But we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies.” –Jack Kerouc, On the Road The most common question I received … More The launch
“Sunsets, like childhood are viewed with wonder, not just because they are beautiful, but because they are fleeting” – Richard Paul Evans, The Gift Sunsets have long been one of my favorite things. I will stop whatever I am doing to rush to watch the fading sun. I especially love to see the reflection of … More Can we just slow down time?