Knees up, Tiki Time!

Knees up, Tiki Time!

"What do you think about a Dick Van Dyke inspired Tiki oil painting?" Oddly enough, I don't get questions like that every day.  "...like...The Dick van Dyke show?  Or Mary Tyler Moore?" I ask, thinking 60's pop culture infused with a ton of Tiki.  That could work. "Actually we were thinking Mary Poppins," she says.  "Can you come up with somethi...
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28 Things I Wish I Knew Before Hiking Half Dome

28 Things I Wish I Knew Before Hiking Half Dome

When we finally reached the summit of Half Dome and looked out across the top of the world, over the glacial peaks of the Sierras sparkling in the sunlight and down over the shadowy green treetops, far below in the jagged Yosemite Valley, Words failed me, and I burst into tears. I know, I'm a sap, but I hadn't thought I would ever ever ever make...
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