June 30, 2017

Fallingwater

This week my family toured Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous Fallingwater house in Mill Run, PA, just outside of where my dad grew up in Pittsburgh.

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February 02, 2017

Yosemite in the winter

After a 12-hour, snow-delayed Amtrak trip from Truckee to Merced, I picked up an AWD SUV and tire chains to venture into Yosemite National Park in the snow with my trusty Fuji X-E2.

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February 01, 2017

Squaw Valley

Tahoe is having a record year for snow this year, and last week I was able to hit the slopes at Squaw Valley. Squaw Valley is one of the largest ski areas in the U.S. and was the host of the 1960 Winter Olympics.

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September 07, 2016

Yosemite Valley

This weekend I went camping in Yosemite Valley with some friends. Yosemite is a magical place.

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July 27, 2016

Stranger Things

The new Netflix original series, Stranger Things, is my new favorite kidventure-thriller ever. It’s obviously inspired by E.T., The Goonies, The Shining, Alien, et al., and it plays out brilliantly.

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July 26, 2016

Stardew Valley for Mac

I played Stardew Valley (88/100 on Metacritic), an RPG-style farming game with beautiful pixel art, earlier this year and absolutely loved it.

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May 31, 2016

Uncharted 4

Every ’90s kid wants to be Indiana Jones – treasure hunting in booby-trapped tombs while fighting bad guys. In Uncharted, the action-adventure third-person shooter-platformer for Sony Playstation, Nathan Drake is the new Indiana Jones.

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May 27, 2016

Weblog design with Jekyll

It’s been nearly a year since I’ve touched this weblog. The other day I started on a redesign — here it is so far.

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