Hiking Fuel 101

Hey everyone! I just got back from a quick vacation to Rocky Mountain National Park and I thought I would share a quick post on what I eat on hikes; we did four trails in three days. The longer ones mandated that we bring snacks. On Thursday, we climbed Deer Mountain, and on Friday we … More Hiking Fuel 101

Weekend in Portland

Hey everybody! I spent the last weekend in Portland, Oregon, which is a city I’ve been wanting to visit for AGES. I really didn’t know what to expect from the weekend, but I was impressed at how much nature we were able to soak up while based in the city. The Japanese Garden and International … More Weekend in Portland

The Baltic States

Just over a week ago, I got back from a ten day orchestra tour in the Baltic States; Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Photography is my second form of art (after food) so I took tons of pictures everywhere we visited. At the end of the post I also linked a short video about the experience. … More The Baltic States

The Apple Orchard

This past weekend I went to the local apple orchard with my family to get apples, desserts and a little outdoor time. This time of year, there are tons of apple varieties in season. The orchard conveniently stocks apples up in a building so walking around isn’t necessary. We bought Galas, Heralds, Cortlands and a … More The Apple Orchard

Palo Alto & Stanford

I was in California visiting Stanford; I had tons of fun walking on the campus, navigating using Google Maps and having an excuse to drink chai, and I decided to film it all! Check out the video for the details of the trip!