Travelogue: Camper Van-Style

Travelogue: Camper Van-Style

When the boys were real little we had a tent trailer. It was great to have a way to come in out of the weather when they were so young. Then we graduated to just tents as we mostly camped out on rivers. Now we’re empty nesters and

RUNNING CRYSTAL RAPID

RUNNING CRYSTAL RAPID

Today was all about running Crystal Rapid, one of the major five (or six or seven depending on who you talk to) rapids on the two hundred and twenty mile stretch of river we had wholly committed ourselves to.

Time to

The Ultimate in River Trips

The Ultimate in River Trips

I didn’t start doing river trips till my mid-twenties.  I was hooked immediately. But just because I decided I wanted to run rivers didn’t mean I could without spending an awful lot of money on commercial trips or

Play, Play, Play

Play, Play, Play

When my son was about four, he came into the kitchen to complain about being bored. I did what most mothers do, I sent him out to play. With his sad face on he moaned, “Play, play, play, all I get to do is play.” This story still