The struggle to keep America wild

Here we go again. Certain nefarious politicians are determined to grab our public lands back from us in order to create profits for their cronies or their state. And now they have their sights set on our National Monuments. This time it’s Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke who last week visited the Katahdin Woods and Waters…

Could this be a panacea for the stresses of today’s world

A recent study indicates that the current unsettled political climate, the threat of radical Islamic terrorism, and a rise in worldwide nationalism threatening the collapse of the European Union are stressing out people everywhere. The result of this tumultuous state of affairs is leading people to stress-induced eating and weight gain. A poll by the…

Politician steps down after attempt to take public lands

In my February 3, 2017 blog post titled “Public outcry foils another attempt at grabbing public lands by politicians” I wrote,  “It’s not often these days when you read good news for a small group, one that is often overlooked and disregarded when laws are passed and politicians’ agendas are enacted with no regard for…

You might be surprised at how satisfying volunteering can be

  Volunteering for RVers is not just camp hosting. Though there are volunteer positions available to students, retirees, and for seasonal needs, RVers who bring their houses with them are top tier candidates for volunteer positions where affordable local housing may not be available and where there is room for RVers to park their rigs. Why do…