Meet Jon Grant

Jonathon Grant

Jonathon Grant

Author of Snow Valley

Jonathan Richard Grant quarterbacked football teams in four countries before moving to the Sierra Nevada where he’s lived in a loft, a hallway, a van, a tent, a trailer, and his truck—to work less and ski more. He holds a Master’s of Fine Arts from Northern Arizona University and a degree in ancient history from the University of California Davis.

My Posts

P-A-N-I-C

P-A-N-I-C

"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself."(Franklin Delano Roosevelt) A scary movie has descended upon us. Things have gotten weird.   Franklin D. Roosevelt once told us “the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” Entrenched in a war against...

Perfect Time for the Happy Living Lake House

Perfect Time for the Happy Living Lake House

“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” Unknown Winter sure has settled in hard, eh? It’s cold. We’ve been inside a lot. In the same old house with the same old dirty clothes hamper always screaming at us to be washed. Wanna get away? To honor...

I at Grey Road’s Edge

I at Grey Road’s Edge

"Nature always wears the colors of the spirit."(Ralph Waldo Emerson) Out the meadow to my right cows black and white walk through brown grass and at left a hawk perched upon a weathered wooden post, peering. In front of me the dirt-gravel road, grey, cuts the...

Freedom Found

Freedom Found

“Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.” (Moshe Dayan) When I boarded a plane to play American Football in Finland—letting go of the NFL dream after seasons of toil in the Canadian and Arena Football Leagues—the door of life opened wide for me.       For, by boarding that...

Recent Posts

How we got introduced to Zona Plus

How we got introduced to Zona Plus

We have always known that health and happiness go hand in hand.  But we never knew just how literal that statement was until we learned about Zona Plus. The hand held cardiovascular exercise device that improving cardiovascular health through isometric therapy. We...

#46 – Orly Wahba

#45 – Elijah Sacra

Mr. Happy Living here...   I love entrepreneurs and marines and students of Jiu-Jitsu and functional medicine coaches and people from every walk of life that have discovered their reason for being on this planet...  And that’s why I love Elijah Sacra... he’s all of...

#46 – Orly Wahba

#43 – Trace Embry

I love Trace Embry… he’s the Founder and Director of Shepherds Hill Academy, a Christian wilderness and therapeutic residential program, as well as a private accredited school for troubled teenagers… and he’s the host of “License to Parent” a radio program providing insight for today’s culture and biblical guidance to parents of hurting families and struggling teenagers.