Pilot Mountain NC

First Day Hike at Pilot Mountain NC January 1, 2017 “Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting – So… get on your way!”  Dr. Seuss You are probably aware by now that we live near the southeast coast of North Carolina.  But we both grew up a few hours …

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NC Outer Banks Adventure Race 2016

Dateline October 22, 2016 Click any picture for a higher resolution version. Just click your “Back” button to return to the story.  Please see sharing and copyright notice at end of post.  Today I participated in the Blackbeard Adventure Race on the Outer Banks; specifically Kill Devil Hills, NC. Let’s …

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Hanging With Hangar 18 Props

Backstage at NC Comicon Durham Convention Center, Nov 14-16, 2014     Copyright, Hangar 18 Props (Note – this is a “slightly updated” repost of a story we first published in December 2014.  We’re tossing it back out to support our friends at Hangar 18 and Camelot Productions as they …

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Bridges to Bridgetown

Bridges to Bridgetown Our Barbados Adventures – Introduction February 2016   The second half of February is known as “Silly Season” here at Frog Pond Farm – and for good reason.  During a period of two weeks; we have Valentines Day, Mardi Gras, Glhow’s birthday, AND our wedding anniversary to …

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Again the Sound of Silent Wings

Cape Fear Raptor Center – Fall 2015 “Her lengthen’d shade when Ev’ning flings, from mountain-cliffs and forests green, sailing slow on silent wings”   Ann Radcliffe, “The Romance of the Forest” – 1791.   You could be forgiven for missing it – because just like Fate, it will sneak up on …

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2015 Year in Review

A Year’s Worth of Adventure!   2015 was a pretty busy year for us here at Frog Pond Farm.  With a lot of projects in the works, our “day jobs” kept us pretty busy the entire year.  But we did manage to squeeze in some adventure here and there!   Here …

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