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We made our regular summer trip to Reno this past weekend, to tube the Truckee River.

Before tubing the Truckee River.

Summer 2012 Reno crew, pre-tubing: Trent, Lisa, Chris, Nadja, JP, Carla.

I don’t know what it is about Reno, man, but I F#@%ING LOVE IT. It’s my West Coast mecca. It’s set in this beautiful location, right on the eastern slope of the Sierras, but the natural beauty isn’t enough to distract from the fact that it’s in Nevada — a casino town that hasn’t seen any real investment in decades, trapped in the 1970s, full of all the REALLY pathetic types who can’t afford Vegas (types like ME!). Continue reading

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Newlyweds No More

It’s hard to believe, but we got married one year ago today in the historic Ford Motor Company Piquette Avenue Plant in Detroit, Michigan. And what a first year of marriage we’ve had. Continue reading

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