Fridays in Arkansas

Yes, it's Friday... ...but not just any Friday. First, it's Spring, time for moderate temperatures, open restaurant and brewery decks, fewer clothes. Go outside, listen to the birds, feel the comfortable breeze come out of your caves, and brush off the dust of Winter. Second, We have had some rainy days lately but for now, they seem to be behind us, outside of some flooding along the Black River … [Read more...]

The Satisfaction of Microadventuring

I checked my annual leave hour balance and thought to myself, how can this be? Last year's plan for a 10 - 14 day journey to Yellowstone never happened, in fact there was not a trip lasting more than 4 days outside of Arkansas. If not for a college open house weekend, we could only count a couple of much welcomed trips to see in-laws in Alabama in the tally of ventures outside the state. Before I … [Read more...]