Gold Star Canyon up to Otto’s Staircase

Gold Star Canyon up to Otto’s Staircase

“Getting to the top is optional. Getting down is mandatory.” ― Ed Viesturs, No Shortcuts to the Top: Climbing the World’s 14 Highest Peaks “Climbing is as close as we can come to flying.” ― Margaret Young Kids were complaining pretty loudly this morning. I blame...
A Pretty Legit Exploration and a Quadruple Arch to Boot

A Pretty Legit Exploration and a Quadruple Arch to Boot

“A chasm reminds us that there is a fine line between bravery and idiocy.” ― Veronica Roth, Divergent “There are four lights.” ― Patrick Stewart So there are a couple of things that have popped up in our Monument research. The problem with this is that I HAVE TO...

Rain and Echoes

“So much of language is unspoken. So much of language is compromised of looks and gestures and sounds that are not words. People are ignorant of the vast complexity of their own communication.” ― Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain Some days we just want to be...
In Good Company

In Good Company

“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” ― Mark Twain I had a whole bunch of work to do today. It started with hosting a couple of grant writing webinars for teachers. There were some tech issues but otherwise it was a lot of fun...
St. Valentine’s Day

St. Valentine’s Day

“in a world full of temporary things you are a perpetual feeling.” ― Sanober Khan I’m going to make this one short and sweet. We wanted to go out for Valentine’s Day…Out-SIDE that is! Our favorite dates usually consist of a little dirt underneath us,...