The Peripatetic Traveler

Monthly Archives: January 2015

I’ve mentioned the possibility of an AFROTC Drill Team / Honor Guard reunion a couple of times (here and here) with the hope that it would actually happen. Well, it will! Sitting on my desk right now is a contract with Days Inn Penn State for a mixer / social on Friday, March 27, and a dinner on Saturday, March 28. If weather permits, we’ll also troop up to the Nittany Lion… Read More

Today I published the first post in my new blog, From The Ground Up. This blog will chronicle my build-a-Jeep project, so if you’re interested in following along with me as I literally build a six-wheel-drive Jeep from the ground up, I invite you to hop over there and take a look. It will be more technical over there, as my purpose is to provide tips, tricks, and lessons along the way… Read More

Happy New Year (a day late)! I don’t normally make New Year’s Resolutions. I prefer to set goals to work toward, rather than making inflexible statements that leave me no wiggle room. But yesterday I was thinking about 2014 and realized I *have* to change some things. So this year is different, and here are my Resolutions: 1. In 2015, I will exercise. I would say “exercise more,” but when 2014’s exercise consisted… Read More

From The Ground Up

Chronicling the buildup of a 6x6 Jeep CJ-6

Just North of Paradise

Sporadic Musings on Writing, Art, Natural History, Travel, and Food

The Shameful Sheep

shit storms, shame, and stories that make you cringe

Plying Through Life

Travel Stories and Other Adventures

Always Departing

Traveling through the wonderment of a curious world.

Thomas’ Travels

My Peace Corps Experience in Mozambique

Smokey the Jeep

The adventures and evolution of a lifelong dream


The best in WWII aviation history

The Peripatetic Traveler

Thoughts about my travels - of all kinds.

Girly Camping®

It's Not Just For Boys...

Casual Travelers

because the world is too interesting to stay home


A blog full of humorous and poignant observations.

They Need To Go

Why Certain Members of Congress Need to be Voted OUT. A Libralistics blog.