Gear Review: Melitta Pour-Over Coffee

Pour-over is all the rage right now, but ironically I can remember that was how my Dad preferred his coffee back in the day 😉 And my Mom’s set up back then was a very simple Melitta pour-over setup as well. Good coffee can…

Family Hiking To Ipsut Pass

Every year I have meant to share the Mowich Area at Mount Rainier National Park with Kirk. And I realized I had not taken Walker or Alistaire up there yet as well. So Sunday morning seemed perfect, especiually with coolwer weather forecasted. But while…

Walking Out Your Door

Living on a trail can have its benefits: All I have to do is walk out my door, and in a few minutes I am deep into green: On Sunday, life was hectic but I wanted to get out, so I took Walker and…