Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repeat

Today is Earth Day and it is a opportunity to remind ourselves that we are stewards of this planet. Earth Day Network works year round to solve climate change, to end plastic pollution, to protect endangered species, and to broaden, educate, and activate the...

Plans Change

I write this not from some far off foreign country on the other side of the hemisphere but from sunny Florida (which is not so sunny right now due to an impending afternoon thunderstorm). We traveled home last week somewhat unexpectedly but I suppose when I really...

Let it flow

Patagonia. From everything I have read, its this awe inspiring remote wilderness that every person who visits says it is worth every bit of effort to get to. Full of jagged mountains, vast pampas grasslands, and icy glaciers so blue its unreal. So of coarse that is...

Cultural Exchange

We got to spend two weeks total at Vinita Farm in Pelequen, Chile. Of our entire trip so far it was by far the most authentic experience we got to do. The town the farm is just outside of is so small they don’t have taxis and it’s primarily a mix of agricultural and...

The Simple Life

We spent this past week on a family farm, Granja La Vinita, in Pelequen Chile. It’s been a wonderful opportunity to get out of the big cities and see smaller towns that many tourists would pass by. We found the farm through World Wide Organization of Organic Farms...

It’s not about the destination.

I sat at the computer last week trying to write a blog about our week in Santiago but struggled to get anywhere. Not because Santiago wasn’t great, because it was, we thoroughly enjoyed our time there and were very impressed with the city and its people. I was...