Category Life

pacific, ca, california, swingset, playground

Epic Road Trip – Week 1

How do you prepare for a three-week road trip with a two-and-a-half-year-old?  With the help of my dad, Molly and I built out our 4Runner into a 4WD camper, spent countless hours dehydrating food, researching routes, purchasing gear, and booking hotel rooms. After a year of thinking, planning, discussing, and anticipating the trip was finally […]

wisconsin fall colors, northern wisconsin fall leaves

Our Life In Photos

 

4-runner camping, car camping, SUV rv, arapaho national forest

4Runner Camper Conversion

With a 10 day Colorado road trip looming and an early 2017 three-week epic family adventure in the planning stages, Molly and I thought it might be a cool idea to turn our 2005 Toyota 4Runner into an off-road camping machine.  In the past, we have driven by countless picturesque backcountry campsites near and on […]

Engineering student, college with a kid

2016 In Pictures

 

Wisconsin, WI, glassy water, summer in wisconsin

2015 In Pictures

 

female fuzzy dwarf lionfish, aquarium, 60 gallon cube

Fish Rap Sheet

Let’s face it, we have all killed our fair share of saltwater fish and invertebrates. I started keeping a reef tank in early 2003 and have had many highs and lows in my fish husbandry ever since. Each animal is a learning experience and I wanted to share my first-hand knowledge with fellow reefers. Below […]

Icy Road trip, ice storm on a road trip, eastern Colorado ice storm, Small town Colorado

2014 In Pictures