Top 10 Games of 2013

Top 10 Games of 2013

Each year gamers are bombarded with a wide variety of games to enjoy and 2013 was no exception. There are always many to choose from with a handful of truly exceptional must play games that we enjoyed in 2013.

Turning 42

Turning 42

Posted by: on Sep 22, 2012 | 8 Comments

This week on September 20th of 2012, I turned 42 years old. As my brother Antero the astrologer says, I’ve completed another lap around the Sun. I take a moment to reflect upon the last year and share my thoughts.

Blue Moon

Blue Moon

Posted by: on Sep 1, 2012 | No Comments

To celebrate the rare blue moon occurrence that happened this August I went out to photograph the full blue moon. My first attempt at photographing the moon turned out pretty good, so to honor the blue moon celebration I’ve made a wallpaper available to download.

Angeles Sunset

Angeles Sunset

Posted by: on Aug 29, 2012 | One Comment

As the sun was setting I had to pull over to capture the majestic beauty of it. The skys were clear as the sun was creating a glowing red skyline contrasted by the darkness of the mountain ridges in front of us. It make for a a classic sunset.

Dead Can Dance Concert

Dead Can Dance Concert

Posted by: on Aug 15, 2012 | 22 Comments

Last night I was able to experience an fairly rare concert by one of my favorite artists, Dead Can Dance. A unique transcending aural experience that can penetrate deep into your heart and soul to fill it with mesmerizing warmth.

Duran Duran Concert

Duran Duran Concert

Posted by: on Aug 12, 2012 | 2 Comments

Duran Duran was one of the biggest brit-pop bands from the 80′s and 90′s that dominated the MTV air waves and Billboard charts. While I’ve never been a big fan of the band, they do have several classic hit songs that helped define pop music in those decades.

Max Payne 3

Max Payne 3

Posted by: on Aug 10, 2012 | 5 Comments

Gotta hand it to Rockstar, after so many years since the original Max Payne game they go out and bring the game back to life in a full on reboot. I have to admit, at first I wasn’t sure that they were going to pull it off, but after completing the game, impressively enough, they pulled it off and knocked it out of the park. This is my full review.

Hauli Sunset

Hauli Sunset

Posted by: on Aug 9, 2012 | 2 Comments

We were getting a beautiful late afternoon sun light that became a great sunset, I decided to take advantage of the light to capture the natural beauty of Hauli Huvila, here are the best select wallpapers.

Angeles Crest 100 Mile Endurance Run
In Life

Angeles Crest 100 Mile Endurance Run

Posted by: on Jul 23, 2012 | 11 Comments

The annual Angeles Crest 100 Mile Endurance Run occurred this past weekend on July 21st and 22nd. We went to support our long time family friend Jussi who was running on his 25th anniversary of this 100 mile run!

Orange Succulent Stigmas

Orange Succulent Stigmas

Posted by: on Jul 11, 2012 | No Comments

A beautiful photo showing the early stages of a succulent blossom, rich and vibrant orange succulent stigmas against a purple and green backdrop that you can use as a wallpaper to download for your desktop, iPad, iPhone, and Facebook Cover.

Raw Vegetable Salad
In Food

Raw Vegetable Salad

Posted by: on Jun 30, 2012 | No Comments

In the warm summer days, nothing is more refreshing than a cool raw vegetable salad. The crisp crunch of vegetables that have marinated in a vinegar base dressing for a little while help cool your body while feeding it good nutrition. Here is how to make your own version.