Dec 28, 2017

Bonneville Salt Flats!

Hi Everybody,Hope you had a very Merry Christmas 2017!! This is the famous Bonneville Salt Flats, where world speed records are made! This is in northwest Utah, and you can drive out on the salt flats and talk with the courageous drivers-sooo cool!😊😊😊😊









Oct 20, 2017

Book Signing!


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Hi everyone, the Natchitoches, Louisiana Public Library made this beautiful poster to advertise my book signing!! I hope to see all of you there!!


Sep 24, 2017

Visiting 299 National Parks!

Hi Everyone,  I'm here at beautiful Great Basin National Park in Nevada. This is my 299th Park visit on my "Quest for 300" National Park Tour!   The entire Ranger staff came out to visit with me and take photos. I went on a wonderful cave tour at the Lehman Caves area. One of the Rangers brought us up to the top of the mountains and sang for us!! Behind me on the mountaintop is a grove of the famous bristlecone pine trees-possibly the oldest trees on earth!! I hope you can visit this fantastic National Park soon!


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Aug 9, 2017

Fort Point

I'm still in San Francisco! Super Ranger Eric showed me Park#292 Ft. Point NHS, and I earned a very special Jr. Ranger badge from the Bautista Anza Natl. Historic Trail!! Eric brought a cool costume representing the Trail and the founding of San Francisco! I loved the heavy sword! Thank you Eric!!!!

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Aug 6, 2017

Point Reyes National Seashore

Hi everyone from Northern California! Park# 289 is Point Reyes National Seashore on my "Quest for 300" Park tour! My PHENOMENAL friends Superintendent Steve, Chief of Interpretation John, Rangers Carlo, Claire, Natasha, and the ladies in the Archives gave me a WONDERFUL day!!

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Jul 31, 2017

Camp Tulelake

Tulelake,California has a new unit, the World War 2 Valor in the Pacific National Monument. It has 2 Japanese-American interment camps. This is my 283rd Park on my "Quest for 300"Park Tour! I'm with my friend Super Ranger Chris!

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Jul 27, 2017

City of Rocks

National Park# 278 is City Of Rocks National Reserve in Idaho! My Ranger friend Jeremiah gave me a wonderful tour, and I also earned an Idaho State Park Jr. Ranger badge at nearby Castle Rocks SP!!


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May 26, 2017

One Year of My Book!


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It's officially been a year since my book, "America, Can I Have Your Autograph?" has been released! If you are interested in getting a copy, the link is on my bio! Thank you for all of your support

May 12, 2017

This is Cumberland Island National Seashore in Georgia, my 275th National Park!! Some of this beautiful island looks like a jungle(second photo), and there are wild horses here(3rd photo)!! The boat trip is so smooth and takes 45 minutes to get to this wonderful Park!!


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William Howard Taft NHS had a fantastic Jr. Ranger Day 2017!!I'm with my wonderful Ranger friends Reggie(who is in my book!), Paula and Supt. Hugh. The 4th graders from a local school came and made my day!! I'm with some of my displays, and I also visited the home of famous author Harriet Beecher Stowe in Cincinnati

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Hi everyone, this is my Daughters of the American Revolution Founders Medal for Youth and my beautiful Certificate!!! I'm here with the ladies from the Fox River Valley Chapter-I had so much fun with all my new friends!!! Thank you to all who wrote recommendations and nominated me!!


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May 9, 2017

I spoke to all of the fantastic 4th graders at Coventry Elementary School in Crystal Lake about the National Parks and the Jr. Ranger program!! What great audiences they are!! My friend Mrs. Ferretti donated her copy of my book "America Can I Have Your Autograph" to the school. I am presenting the book to Teacher Mrs. Taylor- I hope all the kids enjoy reading and learning about my adventures in the Parks!!!!

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