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Airbnb Adventures

As promised, here are some of the Airbnb accommodations that I stayed in (usually on a monthly basis) during my adventure (over the course of a year, I lived in about 20 different Airbnbs in 19 different towns across the U.S. and … Continue reading

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The Road Less Traveled

Ok, back to summarizing the adventure. As some of you know, just over a year ago, I quit my miserable corporate job and decided to veer away from the life/career path that I thought I was “supposed” to be on. … Continue reading

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My First Talk About the Adventure!

Hooray!  I just received news that I was accepted to talk about my past year adventure at Ignite San Francisco later this month.  I’m so excited (and nervous)!  GULP!  I just hope the audience will enjoy 5 minutes of Stanley pictures!! … Continue reading

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Favorite Spots from the Year #6: Puget Island, WA

         So, one of the clear favorites from this adventure was a place called Puget Island. You will all say that you know where it is because, of course, it’s in the Puget Sound region. This is … Continue reading

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Favorite Spots from the Year #5: Cape Flattery

From the northwesternmost point of the contiguous United States… Cape Flattery, in Washington State Come to the edge. – We might fall. Come to the edge. – It’s too high. Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed. And … Continue reading

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Favorite Spots from the Year #2: Painted Hills

And the artistry continues with my second pick for “Favorite Spot from the Year“…the John Day Fossil Beds – Painted Hills Unit. These magnificent mounds of blanketed Technicolor are located about 2 hours from Bend, Oregon. Part of the larger … Continue reading

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Favorite Spots from the Year

I just sat myself down and said…ok, you don’t get to look at your pictures, your notes, your daily calendars and schedules… just sit here, close your eyes and think back over the year. What are the places that stand … Continue reading

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