How to Organize Your Car for a Road Trip

This post is part of the Ultimate List of Road Trip Essentials. After driving hundreds of miles a day, we really learned to identify gear that improved our ability to travel well and have fun doing it. We wanted to share our insight to help…

Big Agnes Big House 6 Deluxe Tent: A Long Term Review

big agnes big house 6 deluxe tent at yosemite national park campground

Penny and I lived in our Big Agnes Big House 6 Deluxe tent for just over ten months. That breaks down into about 300 days of using and trying not to abuse our beloved Big Agnes Big House 6 Deluxe tent. Full disclaimer: This…

The Ultimate List of Road Trip Essentials

black audi on road surrounded by mountains

After driving hundreds of miles a day, we really learned to identify gear that improved our ability to travel well and have fun doing it. We wanted to share our insight to help those who are new to roadtripping or just looking for new…

Personal Items to Bring on a Long Road Trip

black audi sedan surrounded by luggage

This post is part of the Ultimate List of Road Trip Essentials. After driving hundreds of miles a day, we really learned to identify gear that improved our ability to travel well and have fun doing it. We wanted to share our insight to help…

How My Father Inspired Me to Travel

man in a baseball hat drinking in a bar

This is my Father’s Day tribute post. My Dad has lived in Los Angeles for over 50 years and is a location manager. What is a location manager? A location manager is a person in charge of scouting locations for films, commercials, and television…

Casa Barranca: An Ojai Winery Experience

Pratt House Facade at the Casa Barranca Winery in Ojai, California 2017

“Soon it got dusk, a grapy dusk, a purple dusk over tangerine groves and long melon fields; the sun the color of pressed grapes, slashed with burgundy red, the fields the color of love and Spanish mysteries.” – Jack Kerouac Every time I visit…

Things 3: A Quick Review by a Real User

Screenshot of Things 3 - A Quick Review by a Real User

A lot of things go into starting a new blog, a lot of things go into maintaining a blog, and a lot of things go into living your daily life. I use Things, a productivity app geared toward getting things done and staying organized,…