Mendoza, Argentina Part 2

First big news, it's Tree here. I'm coming out of blogger retirement. With Stevie writing more articles for other publications, she asked me to help keep the family blog posts updated, so … [Read more...]

Why we went back to Mendoza, Argentina

As many of you know, a little over a year ago, the Pan-American leg of our around the world adventure came to an end. After spending years driving through 17 countries in Latin America, … [Read more...]

The Meaning of Life in Argentina

Our last month in Buenos Aires was bittersweet. As I wandered the streets of San Telmo, with one eye looking outward taking in the architecture and street art, and the other eye trained … [Read more...]

Moving On Buenos Aires

  As you can see, we haven't been updating the blog much. Things have been hectic around here... well, at least hectic for some of us. This last month in Buenos Aires went by … [Read more...]

Gracious Goes the Ghost of Kiki

In August of 2012, we found out that Kiki had terminal heart and liver problems and was given six months to live.  (Read the post here).  She defied the prognosis and lived for nearly two more years. … [Read more...]

Chillin in BA

Not really in a mood to say much. But here are some photos of our first week in BA. So glad my Mom is here. Soleil is loving it. Every morning the first thing she says is, "Noni, Noni". And every … [Read more...]

On To Buenos Aires…

We just completed another uber-burly travel mission and have arrived in Buenos Aires, Argentina. To get here we traveled for 6 days flying from Cozumel to Atlanta and then Atlanta to Santiago. We … [Read more...]

Heading North

After three amazing months exploring Northern Patagonia we've done something that feels very odd. For the first time in nearly 4 years, we've started driving North! Originally, when we left the … [Read more...]

Piedra Parada: A Globetrotter’s Paradise

Just before heading back to Piedra Parada, I was interviewed as part of a research project on globetrotters conducted by a lovely French Canadian woman, a fellow gypsy-mama named Valarie Bertrand. As … [Read more...]

Dear Soleil – You pack a mean punch

Dear Soleil, You're 1 year and 5 months old right now and, to be honest, I believe you've reached your terrible twos a bit early. Yes, you're still my sweet little angel, but some of your … [Read more...]

Rock Climbing Piedra Parada

For the last couple of years, everybody down here in South America has been telling us to go to Piedra Parada. By everybody, I mean everyone in the rock climbing circles. You see, Piedra Parada is the … [Read more...]

Short Update: Futaleufu

One piece of big news this week. My amazing wife was published in the latest issue of Adbusters Magazine. This is bad ass on many levels. It's only a matter of time before this girl's writing career … [Read more...]

Short Update: Fun in the park…

Well, we haven't moved very far in the last week. Last week Soleil started getting real fussy. We thought she might just be getting sick, but it took a turn for the worse later in the week when she … [Read more...]

Back in Argentina – El Bolson

After our climbing adventure in Cochamo, (remember here), we decided to head back across the border into Argentina. Honestly, I couldn't get out of Chile fast enough. I really don't know why so many … [Read more...]

Dear Soleil – Happy New Year 2014

Dear Soleil, I have to say that your first full year on planet earth was one action packed adventure after another! Your mother and I had a blast showing you around South America. Here is a recap of … [Read more...]