No Roots (RTXIX Preview)

“head for the next town running‘Cause I’ve got memories and travel like gypsies in the night” Alice Merton With only 18 days until we set out on RTXIX we’ve hit the point where we begin making the shift from theoretical planning to practical. This will be the 6th summer road trip we’ve taken and each […]

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Rapping Ranger Lauren Ray

Ellie interviews Lauren Ray, better known as the “Rapping Ranger”, in this episode of Ellie Elevates Your National Parks. They discuss Lauren’s path through school, her jobs at several of the parks, and her inspiration for several of the songs she’s created. Learn more about Buffalo National River. Listen to more of the Rapping Ranger. […]

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Mexico’s National Parks

Ellie provides a brief overview of the how Mexico administers its national parks and highlights a few of them. Episode 25 of Ellie Elevates Your National Parks is now available on Google Play, iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and many other podcast apps. You can also listen right here at UntanglingKnotts.com:

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Assateague Island NS

This episode Ellie profiles Assateague Island National Seashore and interviews Jim Sullivan about his experiences there. Episode 24 of Ellie Elevates Your National Parks is now available on Google Play, iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and many other podcast apps. You can also listen right here at UntanglingKnotts.com:

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STEM Expo

This week Ellie talks to visitors to her school’s STEM expo about their favorite parks. Episode 23 of Ellie Elevates Your National Parks is now available on Google Play, iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and many other podcast apps. You can also listen right here at UntanglingKnotts.com:

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RTXIX Preview

Ellie interviews Zak, her producer and dad, about plans for Road Trip 2019. Episode 22 of Ellie Elevates Your National Parks is now available on Google Play, iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and many other podcast apps. You can also listen right here:

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Chicago

This weekend was busy. Since we meaning myself, Zoe, and my dad had a three day weekend. My mom had to make up for a snow day we had. Last weekend my parents started renovating our basement so Friday night and Saturday mostly consisted of roping up carpet, cleaning out our closet, and painting. But […]

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New Post

I have not written on the blog for a super long time. This weekend we went downtown. We planned on just going to the SNL exhibit at the Broadcast and Communication’s museum. We left house at 9:30 and drove down to the city. We parked and headed to the SNL exhibit. We went inside and […]

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President’s Day Weekend

I’ve been working on updating the website for the past couple weeks. One thing that stood out to me was how little any of us write when we’re not out west. We started this project, and mostly continue it, for us to record or own memories. Both girls, but particularly Zoe, regularly go back and […]

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Mammoth Cave NP

Episode 21 of Ellie Elevates Your National Parks is now available on Google Play, iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and many other podcast apps. Tune in to learn more about Mammoth Cave National Park. You can also listen right here:

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