Today marks the anniversary of the first US space walk by Ed White in 1965. While I wasn’t alive for this special moment in history, as a youngster, I participated in an equally monumental event…the debut of the movie Space Camp. I knew instantly, upon watching Andie and Rudy deal successfully with their accidental launch into orbit, […]
My mom and I try to take at least one substantial trip a year together. My mom loves to buy us matching bags before we leave for the trips. One year she bought us these: And another year she got truly hideous HUGE old school black fanny packs from Walmart. She fell in love […]
For the past few months, I’ve been trying to lose weight. Recently, I decided I will stop dieting and instead take a trip down to Crystal Springs to frolick with the manatees. Swimming next to a thirteen hundred pound sea cow has to make a girl feel small, right?!? In all seriousness, I once had […]
A few years ago I almost signed myself for 10 days of awesome adventure with experts and a troupe of awesome women. It didn’t work out, but I’ve dreamed of it ever since. Woof Woof. Anybody done an actual dog sledding adventure and not just a couple hour excursion?
I like to spend a few moments each day thinking about a place I really want to go or an experience I’d really like to have. I hate being cold almost more than anything else in the world. But, I’d be willing to suck it up for this. Anybody been here?