Posted August 20, 2020 by Laurie Kay Olson

Ah, there is nothing like relaxing in the shade after a long trek through the desert. Okay, so there isn't much shade.

Posted May 27, 2020 by Laurie Kay Olson

I really thought tree could throw more shade than this. Oh, well, at least this is an oasis and I can load up on water while I'm here.

Posted May 25, 2020 by Ron Callari

Holiday events have changed markedly since the COVID-19 pandemic swept the land. Outdoor entertainment has been sorely missed throughout the U.S.

Posted September 24, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

I may just be the first camel mad scientist to ever tread the Earth. You can see that I am working on my own Mini-Me.

Posted December 10, 2017 by Ron Callari

It’s no coincidence that this year’s blockbuster Christmas movie. ’The Greatest Showman’ should coincide with the curtain falling on the longest-running traveling circus, namely the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s Circus. And when the ‘greatest show on earth’ finally stomps on it’s caravan brakes for the last time, other traveling circuses may not be far behind.

Posted August 30, 2017 by Kitty Devine

There are times in our lives when we just want to go old school -- or thanks to circumstances we are forced to. When your electronics fail you or you choose to get away pull out these cool African Wildlife Trivia Cards and brush up on your knowledge of exotic creatures.

Posted June 13, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

When it comes to global warming animal dung is high on the list of offenders for creating methane. When it comes to commerce animal dung is really big business -- and we're not just talking fertilizer here. From fine coffee that comes from being processed through the digestive system of civet cats and elephants to the use of llama dung in the purification of toxic water running off of old mines.

Posted April 29, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

I know my mama loves me when she hugs me in her sleep. It makes me feel so safe.