We’re back in TEXAS!

   We could not be happier to be in our home state. This past week has been fraught with difficulty and travel fatigue. We are staying with Caleb’s parents in Azle for a few days to regroup and… Read More

Travel Woes (Part One): Misery in Missouri

Getting to Arkansas for our last big stop on our way back to Texas proved to be challenging to say the least. Most of our travels have been pretty smooth, so it was a big bummer (and a… Read More

Travel Woes (Part Two): Outhouse in the Ozarks

After we made it through Misery in Missouri, the trip seemed to go a little better. We had been driving for about six hours when we reached the Arkansas border. Our destination, the town of Jasper, was only… Read More

2015 Wasatch 100 Race Report

I love what Leadville 100 founder Ken Chlouber says: “You are better than you think you are, and you can do more than you think you can.” The race itself was only a small part of the journey… Read More

Trip Report: The Great Salt Lake, Utah

   This was far and away the worst family adventure we have ever had. It wasn’t really the Great Salt Lake’s fault. We just had no idea how vehemently our kids would despise everything about this place.  The… Read More

Leadville Love and pacing for Leadville 100

I’m a mountain man at heart, so it might come as no surprise that I loved our stay in Leadville. The whole reason we came here though wasn’t just for the mountains and crisp cool (and dry) air…. Read More

Cleaner Air in Your RV

   You probably already know that the air inside an RV can be pretty noxious, especially if it’s new. There are several chemicals that are used in the manufacturing process that can be hazardous to your health, most… Read More

Trip Report: Colorado National Monument, Grand Junction, CO

    We recently spent the night in Grand Junction, Colorado on our way to Utah. We arrived early enough to get in a little family adventure at the Colorado National Monument. This part of Colorado is so beautiful,… Read More

Review: Sugar Loafin’ Campgroud, Leadville, CO

   Sugar Loafin’ is a rustic little campground nestled in a meadow high in the mountains of Leadville. Interestingly, Caleb’s family stayed there on a family vacation 25 years ago. The log cabin style facilities definitely look at… Read More

Goodbye Colorado

This morning we left Golden for Grand Junction, our half-way point on the way to Salt Lake City, Utah. It’s our last day in Colorado, and we are going out with a bang. The drive out west on… Read More