One of the great things about frequently changing time zones is that it’s always five o’clock somewhere. It’s cold outside so today’s Friday happy hour is happening inside. In fact, at the moment, it’s happening with me sitting in the bedroom with my headphones on to block out the sounds of my arguing children. And […]

A month ago we drove out of our hometown south of Tampa, Fla., toward the great expanse of the American West, feeling like our adventure had finally, really, started. We were headed to Texas, New Mexico and Utah, with possible stops in California and Nevada, all before Christmas. We were excited to move on, but […]