Category Archives: nature

Mt. Baldy Summit Hike

Los Angeles is known for a lot of things… but mountains aren’t necessarily the first thing you think of.  Or second. Yet just 45 minutes away from Hollywood lies the Angeles National Forest & San Gabriel Mountains which is full of strenuous hikes, … Continue reading

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Dear World

  Dear World, What happened? Where did we go so wrong? Don’t you remember those times of running around the neighborhood fighting imaginary villains?  Exploring our forts in the hidden dangers of the dark woods?  When did those villains become … Continue reading

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The Road is Life

“Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; We had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life” – Jack Kerouac Continue reading

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The Road Is Ending, But Not Done Yet.

“Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day Fritter and waste the hours in an off-hand way Kicking around on a piece of ground in your home town Waiting for someone or something to show you the way … Continue reading

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A Continuous Telling of Road Trip Adventures

“Boy, don’t you worry. You’ll find yourself. Follow your heart, And nothing else. You can do this, If you try. All that I want for you my son, Is to be satisfied.” -Lynyrd Skynyrd ‘Simple Man’ I am writing this … Continue reading

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The Pursuit Continues… Alone.

“The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure. The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.” – Christopher McCandless Continue reading

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The Road Trip Continues

“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” – Andy Warhol Hello again! Ok, so let’s not waste your time, to begin from where I left off – the quaintness of the hotel life … Continue reading

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The Road Trip Has Begun

I set my alarm for 7:30am. I turned on the A/C, got in bed, put on my Apple TV and watched some episodes of LOST (I am rewatching it and it’s amazing… I have forgotten everything!). Then I took some Xanax to help me sleep since I am an insomniac, plus the fact my brain kept repeating one thing over and over… this is going to be the last time I sleep in my own bed for the next 5 weeks. Continue reading

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A Little Girl In Red Overalls

The story below has nothing to do with food or travel, but it does have to do with people, and the inspiration came from talking to a friend of mine while sharing a bottle of wine…just sitting and talking.  Something … Continue reading

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Get Your Hands Dirty

“Keep close to Natures’s heart… And break clear away, once in awhile. Climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” – John Muir Continue reading

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