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The Spend Thrift’s Guide to Road Tripping across the USA

April 15, 2017 Blog, California, New Jersey, Travel, Utah
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Let's say there comes a time when you find yourself pretty broke (or maybe even in a bit of debt), and 5000 miles away from your desired destination. All you have to work with is a tight budget and a…

Get Outside With Me!

April 10, 2017 Blog, California
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My blog presence here on the site has been shamefully scarce... but I'm here to remedy that. My next endeavor is to pick up my freelance photo game by launching Portrait Photography sessions! Specializing in outdoor, natural light portraiture. Get…

Great Scott

October 21, 2015 Blog, California
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"What happens to us in the future? Do we become assholes or something?" -- Marty McFly This was the view from my window when I opened up Gmail this morning. Since I had just realized what day it is, I already knew…

Nepal Earthquake Relief: Racing the Monsoon

May 20, 2015 Abroad, Blog, Nepal
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“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” -- Ralph Waldo Emerson Kalika relief fundraiser…

A Long Walk on the Beach (Lost Coast Trail)

April 28, 2015 Blog, California, Travel
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We live in a fast-paced society. Walking slows us down. - Robert Sweetgall Why would I choose this as the first picture of the post? Seems pretty insignificant, and even downright irrelevant to the title of this post, right? I…

Lost in Fairyland

August 24, 2014 Blog, California
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“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.” - John F. Kennedy "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it's the courage to continue that counts."  - Winston Churchill Facebook friends -- you guys really came through with…

One Year

August 8, 2014 Blog, California, Utah
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"There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars." - Jack Kerouac (I love this quote, thank you Jess) One year ago last night, I was awake and overwhelmed with anxiety and excitement, despite…

Restless Mind Syndrome

July 28, 2014 Blog
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"The book of your revolution sits in the pit of your belly, young Indian. Crap it out, and read." -- Aravind Adiga, The White Tiger Did you know RMS is an actual thing? I was just trying to think of a…

Faces From the Road: Michael Clutch Lambert

April 8, 2014 Blog, Utah
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Being raised with two older brothers with good taste, I grew up loving classics like Star Wars and Indiana Jones. Having idolized Harrison Ford for a good portion of my young life, I never imagined that I might actually meet an Indiana…

Springtime Blues

March 3, 2014 Blog, California
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"Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone." - Pablo Picasso Procrastination has always been the bane of my existence. It stresses me out, screws me over, and probably causes me to miss out…