what happened

This is the story of what happened when I let a six-year-old choose a vacation destination. Walt Disney World or Universal Studios claim most adults. I can’t conjure a greater hell, especially since I spent my mistake-marriage honeymoon there. When we offered to take our guideson on an epic sixth birthday adventure, here’s what he […]


Dinosaur Provincial Park, the world’s largest cache of cretaceous fossils, is located in Alberta’s Badlands. Calgary, the closest international airport, is over two hours by car, to give readers a sense of how much nothing is nearby. We did Dinosaur Provincial Park in one day. Here’s how: Arrive early. While the park offers ample campground […]