What a great week we had visiting Bryce Canyon National Park and nearby Red Canyon. The weather was perfect and we managed to get in several days of hiking, as well as catching a local dinner show. Historic Ruby’s Inn and Campground Our campground was incredibly convenient with a National Park Service shuttle stop right […]

I came across an interesting article recently about mosquito repellants. If you live in, or are traveling to, an area where mosquitoes are common, this article is worth reading. Generally, researchers have found that products containing DEET are the most effective, but there is a non-DEET product that was very effective as well – a […]

We’re heading into Memorial Day weekend – a time to remember the men and women who sacrificed their lives for our county. The folks at Mental Floss have put together some information about the holiday for some added perspective. MEMORIAL DAY BEGAN AS A RESPONSE TO THE CIVIL WAR. Memorial Day was a response to […]