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
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
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
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
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!
Second (and last) half of the trip is over and done with, so I decided I’d share some photos of Austria and Germany with you guys. The best part of Vienna was (naturally) dessert. From left to right, these slices of cake are raspberry, Sachertorte (which I’ll explain) and Mozart-Torte. The Sachertorte was created at … More Vienna, Munich & Heidelberg
The first couple days of this trip to Europe started in Berlin, then went to Prague and Budapest, so I decided to share with you guys some pictures and details. Berlin is a super cool city. Like many European cities damaged in World War II, it’s a mixture of old buildings and new infrastructure. However, … More Berlin, Prague & Budapest