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 […]

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

4Runner Camper Conversion

**UPDATE** We easily retrofitted this platform for our 5th generation 4Runner and will try to get some pics/ dimensions posted!   **ORIGINAL POST** 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 […]

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

Roatan spearfishing, Roatan invasive species, roatan lionfish

2013 In Pictures