Donner Pass Summit Tunnel Hike

Atop the old Chinese Wall on the Donner Pass Summit Tunnel Hike, I’m holding a Warrior II yoga pose. On the other side of the wall, a ground squirrel watches me suspiciously.…

Hiking Yosemite Ostrander Lake
Hiking Yosemite – Ostrander Lake

Hiking Info Location: Yosemite National Park near Glacier Point (Google Maps Directions) Parking: $20 National Park entry fee Distance: 12.4 miles out and back Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult Dogs: Not allowed Gear: Osprey Talon 22 Daypack | Igneo…

Kayaking Upper Lake Clementine
Kayaking Upper Lake Clementine

Situated on the North Fork of the American River, Upper Lake Clementine is one of the most beautiful serene kayaking spots I’ve paddled at in Northern California. Quiet, secluded, and only open…

MacOS Sierra Stuck in Endless Rebooting Loop
MacOS Sierra Stuck in Endless Rebooting Loop

When your computer is no longer in warranty and gives serious issues such as no longer booting up, panic can set it pretty quickly. I hadn’t even gotten to making my morning coffee…

Introduction to Irish Whiskey Featured
Introduction to Irish Whiskey

My own introduction to good Irish Whiskey was facilitated by a natural-born Irish citizen. We were working together on a project when I first met him. His accent and fast-paced talking quickly became thick…