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November 23, 2015 – 9:59 am

Located about ten miles south of modern day Tucson, Arizona is the Mission San Xavier. Built upon the ruins of the original mission, the building was constructed between the years 1783-1797 and it remains the …

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Travel Gear for Kids: HipCity Sak

October 27, 2015 – 5:14 pm
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When it comes to kid-friendly travel gear, we’re always looking for items that are practical, affordable, and durable. Invented out of necessity by a Madison, Wisconsin mom of two, HipCity Sak is a hands-free bag …

Gifts for People who Road Trip

October 13, 2015 – 12:15 pm
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The holiday season is nearly here and it’s time to find the perfect gift for those of us who love to road trip. Some people may think a gas station gift card is insensitive and …

Travel Games for Spring Break Road Trips

February 12, 2012 – 4:41 pm

With spring break around the corner, those of us in winter climates are planning an escape to somewhere different, somewhere warmer, and somewhere with kids in tow. Determined to keep everyone happy and the number …

Teachable Moments with the Kelly Kettle

July 9, 2011 – 7:31 pm

A friend of mine says guys who like to smoke pipes do so simply for the pleasure of lighting and maintaining a small fire in their hand. The irresistible appeal of fire is probably one of the reasons some people like camping too. What is it about fire that it draws people like moths to a flame?

Best Ideas for Stuffing that Camper’s Stocking

December 11, 2010 – 9:10 am
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Here’s a short list of some great gear for your family camping adventures. Some of it’s for kids; some for adults. Our only guideline was to find great gifts that would fit in a jumbo holiday sock.