Monthly Archives: August 2011

Things to do this summer: Burning Man

The annual Burning Man Festival begins Monday in the Black Rock Desert north of Reno. Tickets for this year’s event sold out for the first time in history. An ironic scenario unfolded in which tickets are being scalped for an … Continue reading

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Things to do this summer: Model Rocket Launches

Remember building model rockets as a kid? Well it’s just as fun now as it was then for kids and adults. Building rockets is a good educational wintertime hobby when it gets dark and cold early. Summer is a great … Continue reading

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Review: Icebreaker Clothing

Nature Shop recently gave us the chance to test out some quality wool clothing from Icebreaker. The New Zealand based company carries everything from underwear to coats for kids and adults. Our whole family got outfitted and we were all … Continue reading

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Things to do this summer: Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Need your summertime roller coaster fix? Maybe it’s time drop into some good old fashion theme park action at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. Located just off I-80 in Vallejo, Discovery Kingdom has no less than a half dozen coasters among … Continue reading

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