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Calico Ghost Town: A Day in the Life of a Miner

Beware, this post is scary scary scary. Syke! On the next adventure day was at Calico Ghost Town in eastern California. A total tourist trap; however, the town was super well done, had deep history preserved, and was a lot of fun to boot. We arrived, it wasn’t busy, and headed into town. The town…

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Yosemite National Park During the Winter

On our trip to Mesa this year Joy an I decided to go the westcoast route instead of through Utah that way we could stop off at Yosemite National Park. Months ago, we watched a show on the founding of the National Parks and it highlighted John Muir‘s quest to protect Yosemite and the great…

Back Home After a Awesome Trip

I couldn’t be happier with how the visit with Travis went and the weekend vacation. Leaving on a Friday and getting home late Monday night was perfect. Now I am resting and reminicing about the Museum of National History, the Museum of Science and Industry, and the Art Institute of Chicago. That is three epic…

My First 2 Days in Chicago

When Travis invited me to stay with him at the Jesuit house on campus I was bit nervous – like with anything a bit new. I’ve been to church, Christmas Eve mass, and had many discussions, religious and on a variety of other topics. With this pending trip though I soon got over the nervousness…

Here I come Chicago

Today I am on my way to Chicago to visit my cousin Travis and to spend a highly anticipated St. Patrick’s Day in a new place. From 30,000 ft I can finally see the Washington sky, been a while it seems and the mountains have had nothing but rain, and I am reminded how interesting…

In flight to Vegas

I am finally leaving to Las Vegas for the my 3rd annual Pubcon conference. Even though I am excited to learn new SEO as well as corrective SEO, I have the desire to be with my girlfriend. It’s not that I’m already home sick; it’s just that she arrived back Saturday from a weeks trip…

Last Day of Vacation is a Bummer!

Today marks the last day of my April vacation with Joy and her family. It has a been a great vacation and it feels like we’ve done everything under the Arizona Sun. Upon landing and driving to Joy’s father’s and wife’s home, Joy,her girls, and I where in the pool swimming. Residents of Las Palmas,…

Hawaiian Vacation 2007

I am sorry for not being around that much lately and the only updates are the Hawaiian Vacation 2007¬†(pictures are in order through the vacation)¬†photo album. the trip kicked so much ass it was almost unimaginable and hanging with My Aunt Kris, Jim, Travis and Kendra was the best vacation I’ve had in many years.…