Currently catching our breath in Vegas


Edinburgh Castle, Scotland

September 17th, 2019|

Edinburgh Castle sits on a bluff overlooking Scotland's capital city, dominating the skyline since somewhere around 600 C.E.   The line of royals that called it home is impressive.  Mary Queen of Scots gave birth to [...]

Father and Daughter Weekend

September 16th, 2019|

Father daughter weekend at Ainsworth Hot Springs in British Columbia.  We had a down and dirty adventure in Cody Caves and a delightful hike in Kootenay Provincial Park.

Amazon in Seattle

September 13th, 2019|

Sarah's been working at Amazon Web Services since February of 2019, so she invited us to "Take Your Parents To Work Day", where we had a chance to see her in action, and absorb some [...]

Hiking in Zion NP

August 28th, 2019|

Mike took brothers Tom (celebrating his 60th), Dan and Tom's son Chet for an epic trip to Zion NP.

Seattle with the Whites

August 5th, 2019|

Niece Jenny and her family were in town, so it was a great opportunity to do some touristy stuff, like go to MoPop, the Museum of Pop Culture, and a Mariner's game at T-Mobile Park. [...]

Hells Gate and Kamloops

July 22nd, 2019|

It takes four long hours to drive from Vancouver, BC to Kamloops, so it's logical to stop at the tourist trap at the halfway mark, right?

Vancouver, BC

July 20th, 2019|

Vancouver plans to be the Greenest City in the WORLD by 2020!  A whopping 93% of Vancouver's energy already comes from renewable sources. Greenhouse gas emissions are down to 5% below 1990 levels (thanks to [...]

Victoria, BC

July 17th, 2019|

We took the Black Ball Ferry from Port Ludlow, WA to Victoria for a little dose of Canada.

Brooks Falls, Katmai NP, Alaska

July 10th, 2019|

Bears!  We heard there were plenty of bears, but we didn't expect to see over twenty grizzlies on our first day.  Katmai Nat'l Park is one of the premier grizzly viewing areas in the world, [...]