Utah Adventure

You don’t normally equate Utah with adventure but I have changed my mind after a visit.  The National Parks are amazing and the Salt Flats are a must see.  The travel from South Dakota to Las Vegas was planned to just travel through Utah.  We stopped near Arches National Park for the night and decided […]

Why My Parents Named Me Jody

Even though my name is fairly common, the way my parents came up with my beautiful moniker is actually quite unusual. My parents had agreed that if they had a boy, they would name him “Joseph,” after my father’s favorite baseball player, Joe DiMaggio. If they had a girl, they decided that they would go […]

Explore Utah

Most people think of Mormons when Utah is mentioned but there is so much more.  My first visit to Utah was in a motor home and my goal was to get across it as quickly as possible.  We stopped north of Salt Lake and attempted to do a little golfing.  A hail storm cut our […]

Utah Adventures

I know that Utah bring to mind Salt Lake City and Mormons but there is so much more to it than that.  The national parks were the best I have seen.   Arches National Park was amazing.  It is not a park you can walk through.  It is so large you need to drive from […]