Solstice in Florida

Greetings from Florida! Camp Granola has spent the week in the Sunshine State, visiting family and exploring with friends. With stops in Ft. Lauderdale, the Keys, the Everglades, and Fort Myers Beach, it’s been a whirlwind adventure but we’ve gotten to see and do some great stuff. Amidst our travels though, we wanted to wish you a groovy Winter Solstice …

Postcards from Real Life: Summer Solstice

Greetings from Camp Granola on Day 38 of our Overland Expo to TBEX adventure. As you know it’s been a wild ride and since my last quick update we’ve covered quite a bit of ground through the northeast including stops in Boston, Rhode Island, and Philadelphia. The ride hasn’t been quite as bumpy in this last stretch although we’ve had …

Solstice

Just a short note this week to wish you all a fabulous winter solstice. It won’t be a surprise to you that we here at Val in Real Life HQ think solstice and equinoxes are pretty cool so we delight in days like today. Some lament the lack of daylight hours and bare trees but there are wonderful things to …