• Scout’s Definitive Guide to Affordable Fall Destinations

    Autumn evokes a wonderful sense of adventure in Scout. There’s just one problem with Scout’s adventurous plans: they’re expensive. Of course, I agree with Scout that traveling California in search of autumn foliage, lattes, and wine sounds perfect. It also sounds perfectly unattainable on a budget. Scout disagrees. According to Scout, California is full of

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  • We Drove Past Napa Part 3

    Hello Readers! Scout and I are here with our coffee, Pendleton wool, and a story to tell you. Usually, Scout can’t wait to sit down next to me and start dictating. This week has been different. He’s been deep in thought as he decides how to tell you the unexpected ending to this otherwise sad

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  • We Drove Past Napa Part 2

    As we write, Scout and I are seated in the guest room surrounded by retired holiday wrapping paper. This wrapping paper makes us feel a little melancholy in the way only lonely wrapping paper and January can. Scout says that this story you’re about to read makes him more melancholy than January ever could since

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  • We Drove Past Napa Part 1

    We don’t endorse photography while driving. It blurs the image. This is really an old story, but one worth sharing since it involved one of Scout’s favorite destinations in California. It’s a cautionary tale, of sorts. It’s wrought with familial conflict, misunderstanding, and one rabbit’s powerful hunt for culinary justice. We went to Napa and

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