Wow, what a year it’s been! Two things I never thought I’d say: I live in an RV and I own a Versa Board! A Versa Board is a cross between a stand up paddle board (SUP) and a kayak. Paddle boarding is now very popular. I’ve seen people gliding down the Potomac River but always thought this sport was for fitness models. It looked difficult to balance, propel yourself through the water, and stay standing up, on what looked like a surf board. I thought it was cool but probably not for me. After all, water sports weren’t my thing and I certainly didn’t like kayaking! Continue reading
On this bucket list adventure, we flew over the South Rim of the Grand Canyon in an ECO-Star helicopter. We strapped in, held on, and were amazed as the ground dropped away – leaving us hovering over the massive canyon!
The huge, 90ft Ponderosa Pine trees looked like toothpicks from the sky.
In this point of view high-definition video, you’ll see the gorge 5,000 feet down, the Colorado River raging below, and huge Ponderosa Pines on the cliff face. Continue reading
Are you a traveler or camper? Or maybe both?
For us, it’s mix of both. Over the last several years, I started to nearly hate travelling. Not all kinds of travelling though; more specifically airplane travel. Going on long ice hockey road trips as a kid gave me my fair share of long car rides that I can tolerate. It’s just my luck that many plane trips, that were supposed to only be 4 or 5 hours total, ended up taking 13 or 14 hours just to get home. I hate the idea of going somewhere, especially for fun, only to have to burn 2 full days on travel. Even for some recent business trips, I ended up getting stuck somewhere or really delayed. Thus, I’ve grown tired of it. Continue reading