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California Gold Rush Country – Day One

I like having things to do on trips, but I’m not one to draw up detailed itineraries. Rigidity kills the spirit or at least throws a wet blanket over its head. Though initially planned as a research outing, I was bringing my wife along to California Gold Rush country. Her interests are not my own. I didn’t want to be …

Gold Rush Trip – Sneak Peek

A little sneak peek from day one… so glad my wife knows how to handle a camera. You wouldn’t want to see my attempts. Today we’re rappelling 165 feet down a cave. – Phillip

Weekly Recap – November 8th, 2013

Milestone-wise, it was a big week – 250 posts and a two year blogiversary followed by a bunch of exceedingly kind words from all my friends out there on the Internets. I know what I’ll be thankful for this Thanksgiving (well, all year round, really). NaNoWriMo? I’m just under 20,000 words so far. I should crack that tonight, but then …