The Beauty and Challenge of Climbing Mt. Rainier


I have always loved the mountains, but since I live in south Texas, an occasional roller is about all the elevation that I see.  Because my love for the mountains was not satisfied by the occasional ski trip to Colorado, I decided to give mountaineering a try. For my first mountaineering adventure, … Read more

San Diego: A Trip to Remember


When you have four kids, one-on-one time can be hard to come by especially when they are all teenagers.  So, one tradition that we have been very blessed to share in our family is that my husband takes our boys and I take my girls on a special trip when they turn … Read more