advice, Environment, Nevada, Personal

We are going to stop recycling

By: Richard & Kristen Furleigh More accurately, we are going to stop recycling to save the environment! https://i.imgur.com/lsYgOXU.jpg In Reno, it’s a well-known secret that Waste Management doesn’t always process our recycling properly. It gets mixed in with regular garbage, not collected/sorted improperly, etc… Recent information by Dr. Thomas Kinnaman, an environmental economist at Bucknell… Continue reading We are going to stop recycling

advice, Arizona, Exploring, Hiking, Uncategorized

Havasupai Indian Reservation, Havasu Falls, How To Get a Permit

I have recently been posting about how excited we are for our upcoming trip to the Havasupai Indian Reservation to feast our eyes upon the majestic Havasu Falls in Arizona. This particular adventure has been a long time coming. We have spent the last three years vying for one of the coveted permits and fiiiiinally… Continue reading Havasupai Indian Reservation, Havasu Falls, How To Get a Permit

adventures, advice, Driving, Exploring, Hiking, life, Nevada, travel, Uncategorized

Double Feature Road Trip – Highway 50 & 375 – Nevada

When it comes to road trips, Richard and I are a little bit....ambitious! Some might say we are crazy but I don't think we are quite there, yet! I'll let you be the judge, though. Whenever we have a few days off together we try to capitalize on the opportunity to head out on another… Continue reading Double Feature Road Trip – Highway 50 & 375 – Nevada

adventures, advice, Budget, Business, creativity, DIY, Exploring, life, Living creatively, travel

How to Not Spend a Million Dollars on Food When You Travel

When planning a trip one of the biggest expenses you start to see while researching is how much you expect to spend on food. What some may not realize is you can cut out much of those unnecessary expenses by planning a bit ahead. Richard and I have made it a habit to pack nonperishable… Continue reading How to Not Spend a Million Dollars on Food When You Travel

England, travel

Travel After Terror

Kristen and I recently returned from a fantastic vacation overseas to London for our MBA program, and then continued on to Italy after that. Having traveled overseas a couple times before this we were relatively familiar with what to prep for, but before our departure to London something new popped up. May 22nd was the… Continue reading Travel After Terror

growth, Living creatively, Personal

Getting To Know The Dead

by Richard Furleigh “There’s two types of people in my life, those who I knew before Alyssa passed away, and those who never knew her.” - Kenneth Burleigh, father-in-law Sadly, I fall into that second category. For those of you who may not know, Kristen had a sister, Alyssa. The car accident that took her… Continue reading Getting To Know The Dead