Hilton Hhonors Wifi vs. Verizon Hotspot

Our family is on a short two-day ski trip in New Hampshire, staying at Hampton Inn & Suites North Conway. The hotel is great, extremely family friendly, and the staff are nice. There’s an amazing mini-water park  inside the hotel, bingo night, movie night complete with popcorn. Just a wonderful place. Unfortunately, I needed to sneak in […]

Mount Washington TV Geeks

Mount Washington and Television, two of my life passions in one book. Marty on the Mountain is a wonderful book full of neat stories about life as a TV engineer on top of Mount Washington.  Only 157 pages, the book is a fun read over a quiet weekend. I’ve had the opportunity to hike and […]

Ripley Falls 2011

I’m starting to go through vacation photos and video from our trip to the White Mountains in New Hampshire. This photo of Ripley Falls is one of my first attempts at HDR photography and I’m somewhat happy with the result. Click on the image to view a high resolution version on my Flickr page. Ripley […]

Old Bridle Path to West Rattlesnake Mountain

June 24, 2011 – This was our second time on the Old Bridle Path trail leading up to the scenic ledges that overlook Squam Lake.  Scenic is sort of an understatement, ever since our first hike I’ve noticed that nearly every tourism brochure features stunning photos from this location. Unfortunately the weather was not so great […]

Five Reasons To Stay at Fransted Family Campground

April 2012 UPDATE: Since I wrote this blog post Fransted Family Campground has been sold and is now managed by the new owners. If you’re looking for a campground in the Franconia Notch area of New Hampshire, you need to check out Fransted Family Campground. There are many camping choices in New Hampshire and the experience […]