You Should Own a Kayak (and Craigslist Economics)

If you know us personally, chances are you’ve probably heard Kendall and I drone on about all of the good times we’ve spent navigating various San Diego waterways on our favorite little piece of molded polyethylene. Kayaking should be an easy sell – after all, where else can you soak up the sun, enjoy the peacefulness that floating on the water brings, and get a good workout while not even thinking about it? Apparently kayaks don’t universally symbolize such greatness, as we recently found out by bringing a few of my out-of-town friends down to Mission Bay for their first kayaking experience.

Kendall enjoying our kayak in Mission Bay

Kendall enjoying our kayak in Mission Bay

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A Review of Six Flags Magic Mountain

Six Flags Magic Mountain

Six Flags Magic Mountain

I have a mixture of love and hate for Magic Mountain. I love roller coasters…even though they aren’t very scary after the first time. Going fast and upside down is one of the best feelings in life (this is coming from a former gymnast)! However, there are a few things that bother me about the park in general. I think my overall feelings can best be summed up by a list of simple pros and cons. Continue reading