Contrasts

Greetings from the watery world that is South Florida. Although I grew up in this sultry, soggy land, it’s always an eye-opener to return here after having been away for so long. When you spend most of your time along mountain rivers, the flat expanses of water and cypress here seem otherworldy. The mangroves, bromeliads, alligators, and cormorants of the …

Paddling…just like riding a bike

As I mentioned last time, we here at Camp Granola have been up to all sorts of adventures the past few months. And way back in November, you know, before all the holiday hubbub, I took Fred and George on an adventure first for them…paddling. I hadn’t really considered how long it’s been since I’ve done any paddling of note …