Today features a little known holiday called Naked Hiking Day. Naked Hiking Day falls during the Summer Solstice and is a celebration of the freedom one experiences on the trail (or an excuse to get naked). I learned of the holiday last year during my Appalachian Trail hike. While approaching the summit of a hill […]
This past weekend I borrowed a kayak from Steph and went paddling/camping with Scouts. It was a really fun trip accented by excellent weather. I paddled around School House Creek (or “crick” depending on dialect) for several hours and eventually flipped the boat while playing boat tag. What came next was a lesson in slapstick […]
This past Sunday we surprised my parents with a 50th Birthday and 30th Anniversary party at McCormick and Schmick’s at the Inner Harbor. Both of my parents were very surprised but it wasn’t very easy pulling it off. As we were about to walk into the room, my parents decided that they needed to use […]
For the past month or two I’ve been using LaLa.com to trade some of my used CD’s and try out some new music. It’s a great service, for $1 you can get a full album from someone and 20% of
I love working in the city. It’s the only place where you can experience such a large variety of people in a small area. Like the gentleman pictured below. He was taking advantage of the threat of rain to peddle umbrella hats. Ingenius!
Pictures from the trip We took a trip to the beach for Memorial Day with our friends Justin and Maria. Even though we went up through Delaware, traffic was still really bad Friday night. We left a little after 7pm and we were lucky if we actually hit the speed limit on most roads. One […]