Dear Soleil – You pack a mean punch

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Dear Soleil, You're 1 year and 5 months old right now and, to be honest, I believe you've reached your terrible twos a bit early. Yes, you're still my sweet little angel, but some of your … [Read more...]

Rock Climbing Piedra Parada

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For the last couple of years, everybody down here in South America has been telling us to go to Piedra Parada. By everybody, I mean everyone in the rock climbing circles. You see, Piedra Parada is the … [Read more...]

Short Update: Futaleufu

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One piece of big news this week. My amazing wife was published in the latest issue of Adbusters Magazine. This is bad ass on many levels. It's only a matter of time before this girl's writing career … [Read more...]

Short Update: Fun in the park…

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Well, we haven't moved very far in the last week. Last week Soleil started getting real fussy. We thought she might just be getting sick, but it took a turn for the worse later in the week when she … [Read more...]

Back in Argentina – El Bolson

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After our climbing adventure in Cochamo, (remember here), we decided to head back across the border into Argentina. Honestly, I couldn't get out of Chile fast enough. I really don't know why so many … [Read more...]

Cochamo: The most magical place you’ve never heard of

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We're back from our amazing trip to the Cochamo Valley. Although I'd like to write a huge blog post about how incredible the experience was, unfortunately we're back on the road with too many balls in … [Read more...]

Climbing In Patagonia

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I'm about to fulfill a long time dream that until recently I had completely written off in my life. I am going  to climb a big wall in Patagonia. I truly thought the day would never come. Six … [Read more...]

Dear Soleil – Happy New Year 2014

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Dear Soleil, I have to say that your first full year on planet earth was one action packed adventure after another! Your mother and I had a blast showing you around South America. Here is a recap of … [Read more...]

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Agua – A simple request

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There is something truly magical about the first time your child looks at you, and with language as clear as day, asks for something. That happened to me for the first time tonight. Soleil was … [Read more...]

October & Halloween

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Time is going by entirely TOO FAST! It seems like just yesterday we were posted up in Lima, Peru celebrating Soleil's first Halloween. Yes, we dressed little Soleil Trujillo up as my favorite beer, … [Read more...]

Life is so good…

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We're really loving life right now. Being posted up for a few months in Mendoza is turning out to be a really, really good decision. We have fallen in love with this town. This area is just off … [Read more...]

Sol’s Birthday Party Photos

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I woke up on Sol's birthday at my normal 7am, and was shocked to see that Stevie was already awake. She was sitting on the edge of the bed making a birthday party to-do list. Apparently she had been … [Read more...]

4 Year Anniversary of Sprinter Life

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Four years ago I talked Stevie into moving in with me.  We had already been living together in Venice, but I had something different in mind.  By "in", I meant into my van, which, in a lonely way, I … [Read more...]

Daily Life – Mendoza

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It's been a pretty up and down week. We spent most of the time getting settled into our new apartment. This was exciting. It's been nine months since we've had a place to sprawl out. Although … [Read more...]