The White Picket Fence

The White Picket Fence

**This is a re-post, updated to better articulate my feelings in some areas. Original post date 8/2/17**   Normally I don't do "rant" posts, but this is one. I don't know if there will be enough of these to technically have a "series" of rants, and they will only appear when I see fit. In [...]

My Must-Haves for Nearly Any Trip

The post immediately preceding this one highlighted my tips for packing. In that post I also introduced the idea that I have gone on my fair share of trips, varying in length, purpose, and method of travel. Day trips in my past have included Yosemite Valley, hiking Yosemite Falls, the Lewis Creek Trail, and Tuolumne Meadows. Longer trips have [...]

Packing Tips

With my recent trip to visit Shannon in Sonoma, and my upcoming trip taking Grandma to Disneyland for her first time in forever, I've been thinking a lot about the methods I have come to use while packing for any trip. I have written this post (and the next to come) in an effort to [...]