Our Engagement Story

It was the Monday before my birthday that Shannan asked me what day that week would work for us to go out to an early birthday dinner. We were heading to Seattle that Saturday to visit a couple of our best friends that had recently moved to the rainy state and then to San Francisco… Read More


Sonoma Getaway

The other week the world was brightened with thirty-something years of one of my dearest friends April, or as I like to say, Apies. You may remember the backpacking trip she and I took through the Dominican Republic not long ago. I’ll spare you the quick math and confirm that April was indeed born in… Read More


Bali Diary: Uluwatu

From Ubud we headed south to the area known as the Bukit Peninsula and spent one night in Balangan and one night in Jimbaran, both about five miles north of Uluwatu. Southern Bali is home to some of the best surf in the world. To a surfer, this is fantastic news. If you’re not a surfer,… Read More