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Ode to the Opening Band

This is an ode to the opening bands that give everything they have to their 25 minute set, because they give a damn. Thank you Opening Band.

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What Denali Taught Me About Solitude, Intuition, and Complaining

For some, Denali National Park is seen as Alaska’s greatest tourist trap. For me, a backpacking trip in the wilderness provided some important insight.

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I Don’t Know a Lot of Things

After a lot of thought, I’ve realized that there’s a lot that I don’t know. Maybe you’ve felt the same way. I’m not great at juggling either….

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I’m Driving to Alaska Tomorrow

Tomorrow, I’ll find myself in a place that I’ve been dreaming of for the better part of two years. I’ll be on the Alaska Highway. Frankly, I’m terrified.

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Pic(k) of the Week | Spiderman Day

I met Spiderman on a typical Wednesday. But to him it wasn’t just a typical Wednesday. It was Spiderman Day! When’s the last time you celebrated?

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Throw Fish and Get Rich!

Pike Place Fish Market provides the perfect example of how to turn a struggling business around. The answer is not what you think! Throw fish and get rich!

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Pic(k) of the Week | Just Jump

If your gut tells you yes and your brain tells you no, just jump. This week’s PotW recaps a risky move that ended up just perfectly!

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7 Lessons Learned From 6 Months Living In a Van

Living in a van for the past 6 months has taught me some things. What I’ve learned has so little to do with the van and and so much to do with life.

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Pic(k) of the Week | I Work at My Job

When you do your work at your job, it’s contagious. It brings out your best, as well as the best in others. Why not do work at your job?

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