Holiday Adventures


Over the 2016 Christmas and New Year week, Bella and I took off and headed up north to visit the grandparents.  We have done this drive dozens of times over the last 6 years since they moved up there.  This...

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This Fly Box

adventures, personal

My Dad gave me this fly box.  He found it while we were out fishing (I’m sure I was trailing along behind him somewhere) and I remember seeing it for the first time.  It was covered in gunk that things get...

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Though thousands of miles from Oregon (Typography)


But thou sayest, methinks that white-lead chapter about whiteness is but a white flag hung out from a craven soul; thou surrenderest to a hypo, Ishmael. Tell me, why this strong young colt, foaled in some peaceful...

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Explore the 2016 Best National Locations

Culture, Travel

In a few minutes there was, so far as the soldier could see, not a living thing left upon the common, and every bush and tree upon it that was not already a blackened skeleton was burning. The hussars had been on the...

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I sat down on the bed and thinking (Testing Images + Post Pagination)

Culture, Staff Picks, Travel

He pays regular, was the rejoinder. But come, it’s getting dreadful late, you had better be turning flukesit’s a nice bed Sal and me slept in that ere bed the night we were spliced. There’s plenty of...

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Muottas Muragl: Some of the Most Beautiful Day Hikes in Europe

Adventure, Trending

We went down the lane, by the body of the man in black, sodden now from the overnight hail, and broke into the woods at the foot of the hill. We pushed through these towards the railway without meeting a soul. The woods...

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You Tube Video: Bali Vacation – GoPro HD


After breakfast, instead of working, I decided to walk down towards the common. Under the railway bridge I found a group of soldiers–sappers, I think, men in small round caps, dirty red jackets unbuttoned, and...

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Top Fun, Healthy Activities Tips for Your Family (Full Image – Right Sidebar)

Adventure, Featured

For sleeping man, ’twas hard to choose between such winsome days and such seducing nights. But all the witcheries of that unwaning weather did not merely lend new spells and potencies to the outward world. Inward...

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My effort was crowned with a success (Full Image – Left Sidebar)


But how puny and harmless they now looked beside this huge and terrific incarnation of hate, of vengeance and of death. The man himself, for such I may call him, was fully fifteen feet in height and, on Earth, would...

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Washington School: Impressive History (Full Image – No Sidebar)

Culture, Trending

It but remains for this council to command, and Tal Hajus must prove his fitness to rule. Were he a brave man he would invite Tars Tarkas to combat, for he does not love him, but Tal Hajus is afraid; Tal Hajus, your...

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