The Hunger Games: Film Locations In North Carolina
Art Education | Family Travel | Outdoor Education

The Hunger Games: Film Locations In North Carolina

Believe it or not, Asheville, North Carolina is within road trip distance from Albany, NY – a very long, 12-hour drive – but doable. I have had the pleasure of driving to Asheville twice, both times for the annual Type A Parent Conference. And I would do it again for vistas of rolling green hills,…

Cedar Plank Salmon Recipe with a Three Fruit Glaze And An Alaskan Fishing Trip
Culinary Arts | Outdoor Education

Cedar Plank Salmon Recipe with a Three Fruit Glaze And An Alaskan Fishing Trip

My family visited Alaska prior to a 6-day Alaskan Cruise to Vancouver on Carnival. We flew into Anchorage and stayed at  Alyeska Adventures, a delightful bed and breakfast in Girdwood, AK. We stayed in the Kenai room, and had access to their lovely deck with a grill. The owners of the B&B, Mark and Shoman,…

Ski New England, Ski Deals and Attractions at a Glance
Outdoor Education

Ski New England, Ski Deals and Attractions at a Glance

There has never been a better time to go skiing in the Northeast. Ski resorts eager to forget last year’s mild winter and drastically reduced attendance are gifting skiers with improved snowmaking, awesome terrain, and amazing deals. New Yorkers are in a perfect position to take advantage of this ski bonanza. Capital Region residents are…