A Rammed Earth Home Dream Come True

A Rammed Earth Home Dream Come True

  Dave Wills loves to show off his homemade rammed earth home – the first in Benton County. When you see him and ask about it, he’s happy to invite you over to see it and share with you the wonders of this sustainable construction technique and his...
385 Miles of Backyard Adventures

385 Miles of Backyard Adventures

If you’ve lived in the same town for a majority of your life, how do you take a fresh look at it?  Why not explore it, as my friend Tim Holt did?  He explored 385 miles of the city he lives in, having adventures in other people’s backyards!  Tim and I live...
Sophie’s Adventures With ElfCon

Sophie’s Adventures With ElfCon

Sophie: “Dad, wouldn’t it be great if there were an ElfCon? You know, an event like Santacon but where kids can be a part of it.”  Dad: “That sounds terrific.  Why don’t you create it?” Sophie, thinking later that night before bed: “Yeah, that would be pretty cool.”...