The fourth of July may be about barbeques and beer but its also about the thread that runs through all of America; liberty. Liberty is well fueled by the three Bs of course (barbeques, beer and bikes) and what better place to indulge than the great outdoors. With a cabin in the family, Tahoe was undoubtedly the destination.Read More
Highs and lows seem to go together. When things are so good, you've got to come back down to reality. Similarly, the perfect moments and average moments are intertwined, it often requires the latter to set up, prepare for and provide scale for the former.Read More
This day last year I was on a plane bound for Rome, the gateway to a summer in the Italian Alps, Budapest and Berlin.
By this time last year I had traveled to the East Coast, to Canada, and all around Washington and Oregon.
This year, I've been in Boulder for two days, and haven't really left the Bay Area in five months.
How things change with a job.Read More
When you're living the good life, a lot of good opportunities can be thrown your way, and for some sad reason, you can't have them all. Last weekend I had to choose between some sweet social occasions and reunions, or a mountain bike extravaganza in the national forest outside of Santa Barbara. It was a head scratcher, but adventure called. Actually, it screamed. I've been working in the city now, and at times it is claustrophobic. I needed an escape.Read More