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Greece Part 2 | Santorini

THIS IS PART two OF A TWO-PART SERIES OF OUR TRIP TO THE GREEK ISLANDS. THE FOLLOWING ARE EXCERPTS OF KYLE'S TRAVEL JOURNAL. You can read part one here ENJOY! 7/5/17 Santorini, Greece As I’m writing, we are on the ferry leaving Santorini and bound for Rafina, a port outside of Athens. Our trip is essentially behind us and now it’s time to head home. We’ll catch a flight out of Athens at 6 a.m. and then fly direct from…

Greece Part 1 | Crete

This is part one of a two-part series of our trip to the Greek islands. The following are excerpts of Kyle's travel journal. Enjoy! 6/28/17 Today we boarded a plane in Seattle bound for Greece by way of Amsterdam and then Athens. We're on our way to bear witness to the marriage of two great people whom I've known collectively for over 30 years. Life has been crazy leading up to this trip with bachelor parties for Greg and Dylan,…

Alaska Part 1 | Anchorage

I’ve mentioned our trip to Alaska in a couple posts before, but I have yet to share any details. I still don’t really know where to start, we explored so many new places and added about 20 things to our bucket list instead of crossing them off. Going to Alaska is something I’ve dreamed of ever since I read The Call of the Wild in middle school. The expansiveness of the land, mixed with the history ignited my curiosity for the…

Kayaking the Payette River – Wrap-up to our Boise Weekend

This is a long time coming considering Kyle and Kendrich completed their race a little over two weeks ago. How is June already almost over!? Craziness... I was expecting two half-Ironman finishers to be pretty beat for a while following the race. And they were... for like, a day. So what did we do our last two days in town? Hiked around Tablerock and whitewater kayaked the Payette River. [caption id="attachment_1510" align="alignnone" width="625"] Had I seen what was ahead, I wouldn't…

Road Trippin’ – Seattle Marathon

 Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving weekend! We decided to do something a little different this year and I'm hoping to make it a new tradition. Instead of joining the hoards of people at Black Friday sales and getting trampled over a shirt, we hopped in the car with one of my besties and my brother-in-law and drove to Seattle for the Seattle Marathon. I successfully completed my first half marathon at 2:13! I know it's not great, but it's…