Aloha to our lovely friends, family, and readers! We’re writing this blog entry from Eugene, Oregon, at a really cool coffee shop called The Wandering Goat. We just spent the night with really awesome members of the extended Plant a Wish family, and are getting ready for our Oregon planting (State #42) tomorrow. Here’s a […]
“Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It’s not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it’s when you’ve had everything to do, and you’ve done it.” – Margaret Thatcher As you probably know, Plant a Wish headquarters is on the island of Maui, in the Hawaiian Islands. So […]
The first time I heard the name Methuselah, it was in the Book of Genesis. He was Noah’s grandfather, and was memorable because he supposedly lived to be almost 1,000 years old. He died around the same time as The Great Flood.
Much later in life, as I listened closer to stories about the Earth to do research for the Plant a Wish documentary project, I heard there was a famous tree with the same name. I knew instantly that it must be a really old tree. (See the full post for video.)