Growing up, holidays and summers were filled with road trips. My Mom managed to occupy us with magnetic Scottie dogs, cassettes filled with Mac Davis and travel bingo cards. If Pinterest had been around in the 1970’s Mom would’ve kicked ass. Since I rarely have an original idea, this post comes courtesyRead More →

Growing up I was a huge fan of the television show MacGyver. Mac had this ability to “hack” his way out of most any situation. The ability to thwart an alarm with nothing more than duct tape and a bobby pin would be a great addition to my resume’. Years laterRead More →

  I’m in Las Vegas this week, and I end up here about once a year for some type of meeting or convention. Over those years, I haven’t had much time to spend enjoying the shows or restaurants, so if you’re looking for that type of information, unfortunately, this postRead More →

As each year ends, my routine is to take an inventory of my life and the goals I set for the previous year and then get ready for the approaching year. One of my goals this past year was to live more in the moment, to be present in whatRead More →

There’s no better time than a vacation to get some physical activity and do something that you normally don’t do. From exploring the underground rivers in Playa del Carmen Mexico to whitewater rafting on the Watauga River even leisurely paddling a kayak through Rock Springs Run here in Apopka IRead More →

Recently a good friend, “T-Rex” published a link to the article “Man pranks hotel by making ridiculous requests – hotel completes every single one “. When you book online there’s a blank for you to add any special requests such as no feather pillows or first floor only, you getRead More →

I’m not much of an alarmist, especially when it comes to the weather and travel. I routinely head up north during winter forgetting a heavy, actually any coat, my wife swears there’s an umbrella in my backpack, somewhere, and I love driving rental cars in the snow. Rolling into MondayRead More →