adventures of sunshine

"live, travel, adventure, bless, and don't be sorry." — jack kerouac

"every accomplishment starts with a decision to try." 

california has been beautiful and inspiring, as was expected. a lot of decisions to still be made and surely some heartache.

"every accomplishment starts with a decision to try."

california has been beautiful and inspiring, as was expected. a lot of decisions to still be made and surely some heartache.

"laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. i myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning to do afterward." - kurt vonnegut

at times, it is very difficult for the response to be laughter. but then there are times such as these, when every feeling is a smile. there is so much comfort and joy in ordinary things - in a cup of coffee, kaleidoscope leaves, and walks with the one you love when the air has just turned crisp and you know that fall has arrived.

taking an afternoon to enjoy the beautiful northeast fall. apple picking and pumpkin spice.
"times will be tough like old leather and gravel roads occasionally.  times will be easy, like sunday morning, every now and then." - iwrotethisforyou

taking an afternoon to enjoy the beautiful northeast fall. apple picking and pumpkin spice.

"times will be tough like old leather and gravel roads occasionally.  times will be easy, like sunday morning, every now and then." - iwrotethisforyou

seems like no amount of coffee can keep me awake and alert these days. trying to keep it healthy with tulsi (holy basil) tea. also my yosemite mug never fails to make me smile

seems like no amount of coffee can keep me awake and alert these days. trying to keep it healthy with tulsi (holy basil) tea. also my yosemite mug never fails to make me smile

lion king was phenomenal, especially the costumes, props, set design, timon and pumba

lion king was phenomenal, especially the costumes, props, set design, timon and pumba

pittsburgh pirates game last night was a great first professional sports game experience. three home runs in a row!

pittsburgh pirates game last night was a great first professional sports game experience. three home runs in a row!

reminiscing to last weekend, listening to old crow medicine show, best kind of music. apparently wagon wheel was originally penned by bob dylan. who knew?

rock me mama like a wagon wheel
rock me mama anyway you feel
hey mama rock me
rock me mama like the wind and the rain
rock me mama like a south-bound train
hey mama rock me

reminiscing to last weekend, listening to old crow medicine show, best kind of music. apparently wagon wheel was originally penned by bob dylan. who knew?

rock me mama like a wagon wheel

rock me mama anyway you feel

hey mama rock me

rock me mama like the wind and the rain

rock me mama like a south-bound train

hey mama rock me

Early morning Saturday, first sunlight of the day, nice cup of French pressed coffee, stovetop oatmeal and apples.

Early morning Saturday, first sunlight of the day, nice cup of French pressed coffee, stovetop oatmeal and apples.