14 Traditional Pies from Around the World – Year 3

How about a slice of pie?  Are you looking for the perfect pie to make for the greatest math holiday?  It is 3.14 day or as its better know in math circles Pi Day.  Mostly it is an excuse for math geeks to get together and eat pie (or circular shaped items).  π is still one of the most interesting numbers in all of design and math.  It is used in many equations to solve the problems of the world.  Such as Einstein’s field equation of general relativity. Continue Reading . . .

The Best Outdoor Activities in Key West, Florida

Taking a trip to Key West is like going stepping back into the 1950’s road trip.  Key West, Florida is the southernmost city in the continental United States.  Much of the city’s attractions relate to its history, nightlife, and fun.  From visiting Ernest Hemingway’s home to President Truman’s Little Whitehouse to Sloppy Joe’s Bar, most tourists come to Key West to see these amazing places.  Key West is so much more than just a mecca for nightlife. The city is home to some top-notch top outdoor adventures.    Here are the best outdoor activities in Key West. Continue Reading . . .

A US Road Trip celebrating the Heroic Suffragette Movement

March is a special month for women around the world.  In the United States.  March is women’s history month. Our school will share stories of amazing women who helped change and shape our country.  March 8 is International Women’s Day.  The holiday celebrates women’s accomplishments from around the world.  Both celebrations, remind women that we have made great strides but our work isn’t done.  Here is an epic road trip around the United States tracking the United States Suffragette Movement. The road will twist in turn thru various spots in the suffragette movement to make an epic road trip. Continue Reading . . .

10 Unique Spring Break Destinations that You Probably Didn’t Think Of

It is the bane of every college student.  Where to go for Spring Break?  That same bane is the bane of any adult looking to take a family vacation during a school break.  It is even worse for young professionals who want to relive part of college but don’t feel like dealing with thousands of hormone young adults just figuring out the world of drinking and adventure. Here are some amazingly unique spring break destinations to visit without having to deal with hordes.  All of these destinations are within a short flight of the continental United States. Continue Reading . . .

A Guide to Camping in the Painted Desert of Petrified Forest National Park

On my cross-country road trip from Tennessee to Colorado, I overshot by destination and ended up in Arizona.  Since I was already there, I stopped to visit Petrified Forest National Park. Petrified Forest is a modern desert known for its fossilized wood from forest long past.  This was a budget trip and I was trying to camp as much as possible to save money.  The park does not have a campground.  BUT one can get a backpacking permit for Painted Desert camping. Continue Reading . . .