An Experiment in Minimalism

An Experiment in Minimalism

Our family (well, okay, not the kids) have been striving towards a degree of minimalism. We have a long ways to go, but, with our SILK Road Trip, we have an opportunity for an experiment in minimalism. When I say minimalism, it probably garners up images of homes with...

Off the Beaten Path

You don’t see America if you stick to the Interstates. Interstates are for getting from point A to point B as efficiently as possible, and they serve their purpose well. In fact, on this day – driving from North Carolina to Memphis, by far our longest...
Are We There Yet?

Are We There Yet?

The first “Are we there yet?” came before we even left our metro area. The classic line evoked laughter from us in the front seats before we informed them, “No, we still have 5 more hours.” Granted, it took us longer than expected to leave...