Less than 24 hours

On January 22nd, 2009, Tina and I join my parents for a once in a lifetime trip to the Peruvian Amazon, the second largest jungle in the world after the Brazilian Amazon. One primary reason for the trip, is to photograph birds. Of the approx 9,672 different species of...

The La Amatista

Next week, Tina and I will be accompanying my parents to Peru for a week long excursion on the Amazon River. We will be staying on a live a board, named La Amatista.  We will traveling from Lima to Iquitos, the largest city in the world, not accessible by road.  From...

Our visit to Boerne, TX

One of the major reasons that Tina and I set out on the road in August, was to visit my dad’s brothers and sister-in-laws in Texas. Vince and Fred live outside of Boerne, TX in the beautiful Texas hill country. Vince has been diagnosed with Pulmonary Fibrosis. We had...

There is no place like home

Tina and I are finally home. In the course of the last week, we experienced 85 degree temps in Orlando and 45 degree night temps in Indiana. Thursday, we drove a long 600+ mile day, itching to sleep in our home bed after 6 weeks in the camper. Traveling north, we...

Graduation time

We are here in Orlando for Jeff’s college graduation from Full Sail University.  He has just completed an intensive 21 month curriculum and has a BA degree in Film. He is now in the process of submitting resume’s to film studios, TV stations, ad agencies...

Road Trip – Fall 2008

We are getting ready for our first long trip in some time.  We may on the road for up to 6 weeks, as we travel south to visit friends and family, do some birding along the gulf coast and attend our son Jeff’s graduation from Full Sail University. Labor Day...