Category Archives: Adventure

5 Timely Rules for Adventure From an Iconic Cartoon


Fire up the transmogrifier and we’ll see you out there I discovered Bill Watterson’s comic strip Calvin and Hobbes in elementary school on a family—a copy of Something Under the Bed is Drooling suddenly appeared on the floor of my family’s minivan. The book’s foreword made a lofty promise only a kid would take at […]

The Joy of: Owning a ’85 Toyota Land Cruiser


The story of Charlie, a champion vending machine hauler, steady road trip companion, and intrepid mountain climber. Davy Crockett named his gun “Betsy” after his favourite sister. Keith Richards named his guitar “Micawber” after a Charles Dickens character known for misguided optimism. And Shayd Johnson named his Land Cruiser “Charlie” because…it was brown. In Japanese […]