Tillamook Coast Solo Drive

Tillamook Coast Solo Drive

In all my days of sniffing sea breeze I’ve encountered nothing quite like the wind that whips off the Oregon coast. Nothing compares to the scent that rolls in off the Pacific and meets the dense forests of Oregon—crisp, wet, evergreen, clean. I visited Portland as I do most places—solo. Like all my trips I didn’t […]

Where to Dance: New York Edition #1

Where to Dance: New York Edition #1

In NYC, for every deli there’s a dance studio…Okay, that’s an exaggeration. But not by much. There’s approximately a million places to dance yourself silly in New York City. I have a hard time deciding where to dance myself when visiting New York. Option overload. Which is why I’m focusing on just ONE studio this post. A series of […]

Where to Dance: San Francisco

Where to Dance: San Francisco

While trolling my favorite flight apps for cheap tickets, I can never pass up a good deal to visit my favorite city by the Bay–San Francisco. It’s a  city I hate that I love. All it ever does is embrace me with its sweet sweet pastry shops, amazing coffee, stunning vistas, and perfect weather. I find myself there more […]

How Not To Be A Cyclist

How Not To Be A Cyclist

Step One: Know nothing about road biking…seriously nothing. Zilch. Step Two: Have highly unrealistic expectations of your physical ability to bike long distances on uneven terrain. Step Three: (Attempt) to cycle 24 miles up and down the hills of Los Gatos at an ironman pace on a 20 year old bicycle. Step Four: Wake up the next […]