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New project: #40trails

By On April 10, 2015

I don’t know when I first started hiking. But when I started, I didn’t stop. I’ve always loved just being outdoors, whether sitting in my backyard or drifting on a surfboard in… Read More


One more month of being 30

By On February 27, 2015

I don’t know what it is about turning 40 that has me, well, quietly freaking out. I think it has less to do with actually aging — I feel 28 and eat like… Read More


My dad and the hurricane

By On August 7, 2014

As the Islands prepare for the first hurricane to hit the state in 22 years, my dad goes fishing. This may seem odd for someone who’s not only Portuguese — it’s an ethnic… Read More


And the winner is…

By On March 28, 2013

So after much debate, we decided on the… White Chantilly cake from Larry’s Bakery! (To be honest, we got a small cake and a box of assorted goodies!) I learned a few… Read More


38? Bring it

By On March 27, 2013

Yes, it’s my birthday. Thirty-eight years ago, I came into this world, likely kicking and screaming and very hungry. I’ll admit, I’ve had some apprehension about turning 38, for some reason. Age… Read More