Author: Cary

About Cary

Currently a nonprofit marketing official, Cary R. Varnado also has worked as a writer, award-winning designer and copy editor since 1998. Passionate about multimedia’s role in modern worship, he also has been employed in church media ministry, where he gained experience with website design, projection technology and video production. Cary is a military brat. He was born in Mississippi and also was reared in Nebraska, Texas and Montana. In addition to spending time with his wife, their two young children and numerous pets, Cary is an avid follower of the automotive industry and enjoys reading, bad movies and the outdoors.

Ready to go!

Prepped for tomorrow’s trail run:

  • Top down
  • Water 
  • Powerade
  • Trail mix
  • Dried fruit
  • Sunscreen 

Now, will probably lose the doors before heading out. Looking forward to some much-needed relaxation!

What a week!

I’ve been insanely busy at work the last couple of weeks. It’s been a good busy, but my mind and body are starting to feel it in a big way. I’ve brought a lot of work home with me this weekend, but I’ll need to find some time to recharge, too, or next week will be even longer!

BREAKING: Wrangler JL dash caught — no cammo!


Mopar news site Allpar made headlines this morning, revealing an unobstructed view of the new JL Wrangler’s dash and center stack. The new layout is decidedly more civilized and car-like, abandoning the Wrangler’s traditional spartan layout.

What do you think, is this a good move for Wrangler, or is Fiat Chrysler diluting Jeep’s iconic DNA? Leave a comment below.


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A parenting win — for someone

As I waited at a stop light today, a teenager in a maroon YJ approached the intersection from my right side. Flashing a smile, he threw up two fingers in a classic Jeep wave and drove on.

Son, I don’t know who your parents are, but they’re raising you right. Well done!

Gas Station

Why, yes, this is about the only money I ever spend on my Jeep! 😉