December Cold

By on December 17, 2013

It has been forever since I posted a new blog post. I know I promised one quite a while ago but life has been so busy that it has been…


It’s Winter in Colorado

By on November 13, 2013

Winter has finally descended on the Colorado Rocky Mountains. The air has a crisp bite to it, the mountains are snow-capped, and Starbucks is serving drinks in red holiday cups….

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Sunrises and Sunsets: Day 3 on the Big Island

By on October 16, 2013

Sunset on Mauna Kea

Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa are the two behemoths that form the majority of the big island of Hawaii. Each silently stand vigil over the other…

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The Big Island: A Study in Contrasts

By on October 2, 2013


The Big Island in Hawaii is unlike anything I’ve ever seen before. On the west side of the island, where we’re staying, is a barren wasteland of obsidian lava…


Vertical Miles Goes to HAWAII!!!

By on September 27, 2013

Yes you read the title correctly. This time tomorrow I will be on a plane bound for Hawaii! A little under a year ago my dad won a trip…