Charity: It’s Up To The Parents

Charity: It’s Up To The Parents

Charity is something that makes the world a better place. Someday we will be gone and our legacy will be our children. It will be up to our children to make the world a better place. However, charity is something that needs to be taught, by example, not legislated...
Operation Dinosaur: Roasting Hot Dogs

Operation Dinosaur: Roasting Hot Dogs

We were camping just outside of Goblin Valley.  For our trip to Goblin Valley, Marina decided to take Greenie.  Marina decided to leave Greenie in the car while we were walking around Goblin Valley to keep Disco company.  When we were at camp, Marina decided to leave...
The Moment I Realized She Will Be Hardcore

The Moment I Realized She Will Be Hardcore

Marina has done a lot of things. She has been backpacking, jogging, camping and has regular swim lessons.  She has never been canyoneering or camping in the rain.  This past weekend she did both.  I learned something about her this past weekend that makes me happy.  I...
There Is Beauty All Around

There Is Beauty All Around

How negative does the world have to become before we make the choice to change it? I have had my share of snickering behind backs.  I have laughed at the overweight people who are sitting on park benches. I have been that person and occasionally those thoughts still...