Category Archives: Life

July 14

What if there was no social media…..

July 12

Go Big or Go Home

Tonight my friends and I are going out to celebrate birthdays. There is only one way to go – Go Big or Go Home. My drink of choice? Either a vodka martini with two olives or a Jager Bomb. I know one makes me a classy guy with the tastes of James Bond. Another one […]

July 05

Sunday Morning Brunch by the Bay

This morning with a hearty appetite, Max and I jumped in Dean (my BMW X1) to visit a friend who lives in the Oakland Hills. Now my friend and I don’t get to see each other nearly enough and she is one of the most incredible people I know. You know those people who emanate […]

July 02

You Don’t Take A Photograph, You Make It.

Originally posted on Through Open Lens:
F/2.5, 1/60, ISO 100. Day 186 / 365 We all have a photographic memory.  Just some of us are lacking the film. Interesting Fact: Long before the first public announcements of photographic processes in 1839, Joseph Nicéphore Niépce, a scientifically-minded gentleman living on his country estate near Chalon-sur-Saône, France,…

July 01

Foodie Bucket List

Originally posted on Naturally Beautiful:
Since this week of the fitplan that I’m currently in is all about diet, I thought this would be the perfect time to make a summer foodie bucket list! This is a great way to try new foods and make a mess in the kitchen. Because, come on, that really is…

May 29

Game Night in the East Bay

Tonight took me to the East Bay for a night celebrating a close friend’s birthday. We drank French champagne, ate awesome vegetarian stew and played a variety of board games. It is nights like these when I remember the deep importance of being earnest, the importance of friends. Everyone had good news to share. One couple […]

March 25

The common mistake made by a serial monogomist

Originally posted on liberated passion:
Serial Monogamist (as defined by Urban Dictionary); one who spends as little time as possible being single, moving from the end of one relationship to the beginning of a new relationship as quickly as possible. The number one common mistake made by a serial monogamist is the fact that you…

March 24

Pretty Different..

March 22

Exploring Angel Island

Yesterday, we celebrated Marissa’s birthday by hiking Angel Island. It was a day spent exploring the Immigration Compound, the Nike Nuclear Missile Stations and views overlooking the Bay. From 1910 to 1940, the U.S. Immigration Station processed hundreds of thousands of immigrants.

March 16

Going for Broke

Go for broke is a phrase from Hawaiian Pidgin meaning “to wager everything”. It was the motto of a World War II Japanese-American military unit, the 442nd Infantry Regiment. Go for broke or going for broke. Source: Wikipedia. My teacher used to say that in life you have three choices: 1) Give up 2) Give in […]