February 2018 | Impact Day | Red Rock Canyon Open Space

This is my first season as a Wild Keeper and I couldn't be more excited! Initially I planned to join the group clean up at Chatfield State Park in Littleton, but as Impact day grew closer I realized I didn't want to be driving and going that far in a potential snow storm.  Instead, I [...]

National Park Series | Wrap Up

I hope you've enjoyed revisiting my adventures to some of my favorite National Parks, I've encountered over the last few years, and surprisingly that's not ALL of them! Other parks I've visited and didn't write about: Carlesbad Caverns Grand Canyon Golden Gate Bridge/Fort Pointe Jewel Cave NM Mount Rushmore Badlands Gilla Cliff Dwellings Agate Fossil [...]

National Park Series | Pinnacles National Park | California

We found Pinnacles NP almost by accident, we were wanting to explore a new place while family was visiting. We were thrilled to find this little hidden treasure just off the California coast.  We did a the Old Pinnacles Trail, to the Balconies Cave Trail then the Balconies cliff trail before meeting back up with [...]

End of Summer Energy Saving Tips

Summer is coming to an end, hopefully soon. And with it new opportunities to save on those energy bills! Turn off lights- you've probably heard your parents, or spouse request this or you've been the one requesting. Leaving on excess lights uses up unneeded energy that YOU are paying for. So turn them off! Another [...]

National Park Series | Denali National Park | Alaska

In 2006, we went on an epic family vacation to Denali National Park in Central Alaska. It was one of the best National Park visits I have.  There is so much to know about Denali, it's a 6 million acre park and preserve with one road, one entrance,  and more exciting views than you'd ever [...]

National Park Series | Theodore Roosevelt National Park | North Dakota

We visited Theodore Roosevelt NP in 2013 as part of a 7 state road trip, some may have called us crazy for such an epic trip and since hindsight is 20\20 I would totally agree with them. Theodore Roosevelt NP has 2 parts, a North & a South unit. We spent a majority of our [...]