Read: 3 mins. Shopping at "Belmont Carpets Woodfloor & Tile" in Anaheim, CA, for our DIY home remodeling project: Laminated wood flooring.
Read: 4 mins. The Tough Mudder is one of my favorite, team-oriented races that consists of about 20 obstacles laid out over a distance of 10-12 miles. My second time participating was as fun as the first time!
Read: 8 mins. She said, "Yes!" the morning of December 27, 2011 at Machu Picchu, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, just minutes after the seemingly endless rain stopped pouring. I had just proposed to my girlfriend of two years, and she had no idea it was coming. Here is our story about Peru, and the day she became my fiancé.
Read: 2 mins. What was originally planned to be an easy, two-day backpacking trip for the remainder of 2012 to Pear Lake in Sequoia National Park became one of the most challenging trips we had ever undertaken. Sequoia was going to be too cold, and we decided at the last minute to visit Sespe Hot Springs in Los Padres National Park instead. In a group of eight, three of whom were new to backpacking, the trip would forever change several of us.