My Must-Haves for Nearly Any Trip

The post immediately preceding this one highlighted my tips for packing. In that post I also introduced the idea that I have gone on my fair share of trips, varying in length, purpose, and method of travel. Day trips in my past have included Yosemite Valley, hiking Yosemite Falls, the Lewis Creek Trail, and Tuolumne Meadows. Longer trips have [...]

Packing Tips

With my recent trip to visit Shannon in Sonoma, and my upcoming trip taking Grandma to Disneyland for her first time in forever, I've been thinking a lot about the methods I have come to use while packing for any trip. I have written this post (and the next to come) in an effort to [...]

My Revolt Story

My Revolt Story

Ink Master has been among my favorite competition shows since it's inception, and in 2014 it introduced me to a few tattoo artists I have dreamed of being tattooed by. One of these artists is Season 4's runner-up Walter "Sausage" Frank. Since Ink Master, he relocated to Las Vegas and opened a shop, Revolt Tattoos, with Season [...]

SoCal Adventures

What was originally going to be a short trip to Las Vegas for my newest tattoo turned into a 5 day trip that started Saturday, September 30, in La Cañada, California for my darling Emily's bridal shower! Emily has been a close friend of mine since she moved to Fresno and started playing for the [...]

Tuolumne Meadows

Tuolumne Meadows

Since our trip to Yosemite last September, Lela and I have both been determined to make it to Tuolumne Meadows in a timely manner. We knew going into it that in order to properly do Tuolumne Meadows and surrounding area hikes, we would need more time than we had. Nonetheless, we both wanted to get [...]