Justin Cole: 747 Captain

Justin Cole:  Captain, Boeing 747   Fly around the world in a Boeing 747!  That’s what Captain Justin Cole did for years for Northwest and then Delta Air Lines.  Being Captain of a 747 is the ultimate dream for many young pilots.  Find out how Justin got his start in aviation, what it’s like ditching […]

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Launch Yourself off an Aircraft Carrier!

Ever wonder what it’s like to be launched off an aircraft carrier like “Maverick” & “Goose?”  US Navy Captain (ret.) Ken Klothe takes us through carrier ops from catapult launch to surviving a fire in your boots and landing a perfect three-wire.  Also check out what Ken’s doing now- extracting high-value clients from remote and […]

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Dogfighting Through the Trees

Go speed flying and paragliding with Jason White of Cloud 9 Paragliding!  Jason describes what it takes to paraglide around the mountains of Salt Lake City, and Oludeniz, Turkey- site of the famous Blue Lagoon!  Want to learn how to get started with paragliding?  Start your adventure here! Show Notes: www.Paragliders.com www.AdventureToyStore.com EDC/Go-Bag Items: Kershaw […]

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I was the Perfect Parent Before I had Kids!

I was the perfect parent before I had kids. Home-cooked meals, every single day, were definitely going to be the norm and don’t even think about a messy house, my house was going to be spotless! However, experience (aka actually having two little kids) has taught me differently. It’s taken me a while, but I’ve […]

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Adventures in Parenting

Adventures in parenting… I am not a morning person. I never have been, and I most likely never will be. With two little ones at home, I never seem to be ready for the craziness that the morning seems to bring. The important thing that I have learned is that if you can just push […]

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Empty Buoy’s

Empty Buoy’s During my morning hike, I noticed fewer sailboats lashed to their summer homes, the buoy’s dotting the northwest corner of Lake Harriet.  As the leaves fall, even the heartiest of Minnesotan’s find it too chilly to sail. Eventually the lake will freeze, creating the perfect environment for ice fishing and cross-country skiing.  No […]

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Blueberry Pancakes and Marty McFly

I love this time of year! Late summer is when Colorado peaches finally bless my taste buds and become available at my grocery store.  If you’ve never had a peach from the great state of Colorado, you’ve never had a peach. Apple picking is just around the corner too! I love topping Barnstormer® Granola with […]

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Mars Beckons

“Outer Space! OUTER SPACE!” My three-year-old son can hardly contain himself as we prepare to pack him and his two-week old sister into the car for the trip to Mars. That’s right, Mars. 140,000,000 some-odd miles from earth. Our seats belts are fastened and tightened down. Beckett and his sister are strapped into their child […]

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