How To: Take Over Kenya (video)

Kenya was amazing. While we lived in the lap of luxury during our breathtaking 3-day safari, we chose to ‘rough’ it around the cities of Nairobi and Mombasa. We chose to stay in downtown city hostels instead of fivestar highrises, and bonded over it. We opted to take a 17 hour trainride (1 way) on this…

14er #10 in the bag! Mt. Quandary (14,265ft)

Check #4 off my list of 27 before 27! We bagged another 14er over the weekend! Mt. Quandary (14,265ft)! This was Phuc Tien’s first 14er, and I was so excited to share the experience with her. Hiking 14ers are no joke; they are steep, there’s no oxygen that high, and wind can be brutal. Fortunately for us, the…

Spicing it up with HIIT, cycle, and zumba

I love being a part of a university campus… I love the slow slog of hungover youth when I’m in a hurry to a meeting across campus… I love jumping out of the way of skateboarders as they come flying by… I love the grungy, cheap food on The Hill… I love the fashion choices…

Race Recap: 2012 Neder Nederland 10K

The organizers of this race were phenomenal. From the rustic atmosphere of the small mountain town, to the course run through old town Nederland, to the after party with homemade PB&Js and fruit galore, I loved every second of being part of the Neder Nederland 10K on Sunday. Not to mention the great dry-fit Nike tech shirt and the sweet raffle prize giveaways. My bro and…