When we were at Kilimanjaro in January 2018, we were helped along the way by Chief’s Tours’ expert team of … Continue reading Kilimanjaro-inspired creamy leek soup
In South Mississippi and adjoining Louisiana, at least as far as the Roaming Parkers are concerned, hiking and camping are … Continue reading Kidnapped by aliens at Potkopinu
The Roaming Parkers are pretty much evenly divided between mountain people and beach people. I don’t mind beaches but I … Continue reading The Year of the Beach
Of all the 10 outdoor essentials that expert outdoor gurus tell us not to forget when we go outside, insect repellent … Continue reading 10 Essentials – Insect repellent
In the Middle Ages, the Dutch developed gin, grain alcohol flavored with juniper berries (or even turpentine!), as a medicinal … Continue reading How to build a gin & tonic fit for an expat!
Around this time last year, I wrote about taking our Boy Scouts on the annual Swamp Tromp hike and camping trip … Continue reading You never know until you go
So, this one time, in Africa… I made a pretty stupid decision about return flight arrangements – and barely survived … Continue reading Just fly into Kasane and hitchhike to Katima-Mulilo. No problem!