My Golden Year Journey

We have always been told that our golden birthday has a little bit of magic to it. Turning 23 on the 23rd sounds a lot more fun than just turning 23. (Nobody likes you when you’re 23 according to Blink-182) A very unreliable source (urban dictionary) states that not all golden birthdays are considered equal….

Elephant Rocks State Park: Hidden Missouri Gem

Elephant Rocks State Park, one of the most curious geologic formations in Missouri. One might ask why these rocks are referred to as elephants, it is because giant boulders of ancient granite stand end-to-end like a train of circus elephants. Molten rock, called magma, accumulated deep below the earth’s surface. The magma slowly cooled, forming…