You know the whole thing about adapting and overcoming? Well, here we go! I spent a fair bit of effort conjuring together a blog on my laptop that was going to go online, and then said laptop decided to crash to death and it seems it has truly pushed up the daisies. 1,533 more words


Salida, Colorado: Day 1

Hello everyone!!

I’m back in Texas! OH MY GOODNESS! How I LOVED being in Colorado. So much beauty to see and experience.

So this obviously was my first time in Colorado and we did not really plan on specific camping sites or trails to hike. 106 more words


Climbing to Base Camp on Mt. Rainier

Nick and I are almost at the end of our journey together.  I could not think of a better way to wrap up his leg of the journey than to make the grueling ascent to Base Camp on Mount Rainier!! 712 more words


The adventure begins...

Expedition day: 0001

I woke up after my cryo-sleep on a green and lush planet. The temperature was nice and cool and the air seemed fresh. 241 more words

No Man's Sky



In 1998 I decided I would fulfil a lifelong ambition and go on a trekking holiday to Nepal to see Everest.
I soon had two companions, my sons who were not going to be left behind. 2,994 more words


Community Connection - MBGC Prom 2016 Benefiting BASE Camp

Adult Prom season us upon us!

Mel’s Bad Girls Club is back with her 2016 Prom benefiting Base Camp Children’s Cancer Foundation! Hosting by media personality Mel Taylor, its a night filled with drinks, fun, entertainment and shenanigans for the grown ups, while supporting an amazing cause. 134 more words


Images: Soberanes Fire Incident Base

The Soberanes Fire incident base is located on the Rancho Canada Golf Club property off Carmel Valley Road. The two golf courses on the property are in the process of being shut down and donated to conservation concerns. 122 more words

2016 Fire Season