As part of the 3-week vacation I took in April Leah and I spent about 24 hours in Bath, a fantastic city about a 40 minutes by train west of London. I remembered loving Bath when I visited as a kid and it lived up to expectations after returning. Since we were there for just … Continue reading Spending 24 hours in Bath, England
Way back on March 24th I took a trip to Maui with Daniel, Leah, and Leah. We stayed just south of Lahaina for 8 days in a great condo Daniel found through a charity auction. The highlight of the trip was definitely the hike through Haleakalā crater. We parked the rental car at the Halemau’u … Continue reading Hiking through Haleakalā crater
Back in February I spent a week in Lisbon with a portion of my team at Automattic. We ate great food, completed two cool projects, and generally had a wonderful time. There were 11 of us so we rented out the entire place at TheHouse. Can’t recommend the lodging enough. Truly phenomenal place. One day … Continue reading Lisbon Happiness Meetup
Over the holiday break I spent a week at my parents’ place in California. Got in lots of reading and family time and, on the last day, headed up to Yosemite for a short snowshoe trip. We set out from Badger Pass Ski Area and walked along Old Glacier Point Road before cutting back and … Continue reading Snowshoeing through Yosemite
It’s been a month but I finally got around to getting the photos from Automattic’s San Diego meetup off of my camera. Earlier I posted the video from skydiving and there are a few photos in this set as well. This was the best company meetup yet.
I spent this weekend at a cabin outside of Welches, OR near Mt. Hood. We headed out there Friday afternoon and stuck around through Sunday afternoon. Saturday and Sunday were hiking-filled days. On Saturday we headed out Lolo Pass Road and hiked toward McNeil Point. The weather was flat out amazing. Blue skies, warm temperatures, … Continue reading Hiking on Mt. Hood
A couple weeks ago I spent a week at my parents house in California. First day there we hiked to Cathedral Lakes and back which I hadn’t done since I was a little kid. Great 8 mile hike up through a forest and ending in a gorgeous alpine lake.