What would you rather have? A new, state of the art surround sound entertainment center, or a trip anywhere in the world? When you think about questions like these, do you tend to think of short term rewards and gratification, or long term? Which will provide experience, growth, and a much better outlook on the … Continue reading Invest Less In Stuff And More In Experience
Last week, you caught me while I was in Iceland. Before leaving, I went on what was called the Golden Circle Tour. This included þingvellir, Gullfoss, and Geysir. þingvellir is an interesting geological place that gives visitors an opportunity to straddle the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. This won't be possible in another thousand … Continue reading Scotland
I went to Alaska last week and had a blast. There was so much to see, eat, and drink, that there just wasn't enough time. Upon flying into Anchorage on Wednesday, June 19, my first stop was at Bear Tooth Theaterpub. It was under construction and their limited menu did not include their amazing Cajun … Continue reading Pleepleus in Alaska
To make it easier to go to Decorah, I decided to sign up for a race. The Driftless Discovery Trail Runs offered 5 races: the Crater 50 and 25K's, Meteor 10K, Basin 5K, or the Lunar 1 mile kids fun run. Since I'm somewhat of a fit monkey, I elected for the Meteor 10K. I … Continue reading Pleepleus in Decorah
With the extra rain this year the Cottonwood "Falls" had much less of a fall than in previous years.