Guest Post: The Community in Nature

Honorary Granolans, introductions are in order. Below you will find the first guest post on Val in Real Life. Jay Puckhaber is a long-time friend of Camp Granola, going back to Jester’s days at Georgia Tech. I wasn’t going to talk numbers but Jay went and spilled it in his post. So yes, Jay is an “old” friend. You may …

Cache In on Family Fun

Welcome to my stream of consciousness. In the midst of composing posts about our upcoming travels, two things came across my path that had me put those posts on hold to bring you this little confluence of thoughts. Number One… The first distraction was this post from NWF about keeping kids entertained while hiking. It had me chuckling, not because …