Archive | May 18, 2008

cycling Pakistan karakoram highway

Never Hitch a Ride in a Tractor

Another tale from our journey around Pakistan so many years ago… ********* It sounded like a good idea at the time. Well no, I should say it sounded like a good idea to my traveling companion. To me it sounded like an awful idea. Biking 400 kilometers on a nasty dirt road over a 12,500 foot [...]

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WOO HOO! What a Ride!

Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, chocolate in one hand, martini in the other, body thoroughly used up, totally worn out and screaming “WOO HOO! What a ride!” That’s exactly how I want [...]

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Coolest Homeschooling Family EVER!

The Vogel’s – The Coolest Homeschooling Family EVER!  Yep – that’s what Theresa called us.  Check it out – she really did.  (And I didn’t even have to pay her to say that.) Now we just need to someone to make us a little logo for that one – we would wear it proudly!!

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I’m Ready

Enough already.  I’m ready to hit the road – I’m tired of all this preparation stuff.  We’ve talked the walk long enough – now I’m ready to walk the walk.  Unfortunately, I’ve still got 2 1/2 weeks of school left. I was out in the garage trying to make sense of the mountain of junk [...]

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The Baltimore Sun

Kate Shatzkin of The Baltimore Sun wrote a blurb about us today!  Check it out!

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