The best part about camping is waking up to the morning crisp air and not rushing to get started with your day. And rather than waking up to a humanized alarm clock, you wake up to the sun and tune in with the earth. It feels good. Camping is also nice because you spend time […]Read more "Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park Base Camp"
My friend and I stayed in a couple of hostels in Costa Rica. Rugged dormitory beds. Cold showers. Sleeping in a room with strangers. Stretchin’ your dollars. It was heaven. I wanted to spend time living in discomfort. I wanted to live simply and remove the conveniences from my daily routine. You share a room […]Read more "Hostel Good Life"
It’s easy to forget the simple pleasures we can enjoy. Being stoked from finding an awesome campsite along a trail. Sitting on the dirt to soak in a view. Throwing rocks off the edge of a cliff. Having good company and gathering by a fire. Sleeping in a tent and waking up to the snow. […]Read more "Mountaintop Camping"
It was another warm and musty day in the province of Lubao. My Dad, Uncle, Two Aunties, grandma, and I squeezed into our little car and wilted away as we drove to visit my grandpa at the cemetery. My Dad and Uncle sat peacefully in the front while us four in the back tried to […]Read more "Alley Thugs in the Philippines"
There is nothing like being out of your home country for your first time. I recently visited the Philippines this past summer and there is nothing really to describe the sudden exposure to an entirely new culture. Everyone will tell you before hand how amazed you will be and you can look at all the […]Read more "ALIVE"