Weekend Warrior in the Keweenaw

We stayed pretty close to home this summer on account Sexy's broken ankle (better now!) and getting our very own camp.  We've also been especially busy at work the past few weeks. Because we haven't had a lot of time to play, we decided to head to the Keweenaw for the weekend for a series of small adventures. … Continue reading Weekend Warrior in the Keweenaw


Why We Go Chasing Waterfalls

What is it about waterfalls that make them so captivating? Why do people trek miles to see a waterfall? Or spend years trying to see every waterfall in a particular region? The obvious answer is that waterfalls are beautiful. But why are they beautiful and why can they stop us dead in our tracks to … Continue reading Why We Go Chasing Waterfalls

Delayed: Making the Best of Tarmac Time

I usually don't blog from on the road,  but that's how it's going to work today. I'm on my way back from a phenomenal forestry meeting in Vermont, trying to work my way home. But due to thunderstorms and various other airline shenanigans, we've been stuck on the tarmac for two hours watching it rain. … Continue reading Delayed: Making the Best of Tarmac Time

Announcing my Summer Adventure!

It's official-- I'm doing a bike tour across much of Michigan in late June!!! I'm freaking out a little. Or a lot. Depending on the day. It's really far across Michigan. From Ironwood in the far west edge of the Upper Peninsula to the town of Monroe on the southeast corner of the state, it's … Continue reading Announcing my Summer Adventure!