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Tips for Visiting Meow Wolf as an Adult

Tips for Visiting Meow Wolf as an Adult

Meow Wolf--Not Just for Kids Get ready for a fun time with the adult tips below.   If you've researched a trip to Santa Fe, NM, or even Denver, CO, you've surely come across encouragement to visit Meow Wolf. Adding dimension to both Denver's and Santa Fe's arts scene...

Run the Edge Run the Year Review

Run the Edge Run the Year Review

A Run the Edge/Run the Year Review for 3 Years If you're looking for a year-long goal to keep you accountable to movement and health, a good place to look is the Run the Edge/Run the Year challenge. For walkers, it's a great tool to motivate and keep you moving every...

Holiday Gift Giving Guide for Hikers, Nomads, and Travelers 2020

Holiday Gift Giving Guide for Hikers, Nomads, and Travelers 2020

Holiday Gift Giving Guide for Hikers, Nomads, and Travelers 2020   It's been quite a year, and I think most of us are ready to say good riddance to 2020. We are all wishing for a 2021 full of health and travel. With those visions in mind, I give to you the Eat...

5 Clever Gifts for Women Travelers

5 Clever Gifts for Women Travelers

5 Clever Gifts for Women Travelers Traveling around the world and going on walking vacations require excellent gadgets and gizmos to really enjoy a trip. If you've got a friend, a mom, a girlfriend, or maybe an aunt who likes to travel around the world, is active, and...

My First Long-Distance Road Trip in a Tesla Model 3

My First Long-Distance Road Trip in a Tesla Model 3

My First Long-Distance Road Trip in a Tesla Model 3 I've done a lot of road tripping. I've also owned an electric vehicle since 2011. But I've never done a long-distance road trip in an electric vehicle. Until now. Last week I said goodbye to my third Nissan Leaf,...

China for $299–How the Deal Works

China for $299–How the Deal Works

China for $299--Is It Worth It? You may have seen the ads or gotten the links in travel emails like TravelZoo. China, all inclusive, for $299 from New York or Los Angeles. It sounds too good to be true. I took the bait, and this is what I found. It's true. Flights,...

Update: Change your Lifestyle, Lose Weight: A Year Later

Update: Change your Lifestyle, Lose Weight: A Year Later

Fat and 51 Summer 2019 Update: Once again, I feel the need to update my lifelong journey in weight management. If you've followed along, in January 2018, I signed up for the State of Slim program (see below) and lost over 30 pounds. I then went on my 5-month journey...

Dear European Hostel Owner

Dear European Hostel Owner

An open letter to European Hostel Owners-- Dear European Hostel Owner; My 14-year old daughter and I (aged 50) just completed a 30-day romp through your wonderful countries. We started in Lisbon and left out of Dublin, staying in Lisbon, Faro, Sevilla, Granada,...