adventures, Exploring, Family, Friends, fun, Reno, travel

Journey to Virginia City

Living in Reno there are many interesting places to visit within a small radius. My favorite is probably Virginia City. Of course, Lake Tahoe is iconic and everyone must check it out but anytime we have family or friends visit us we always make a point to venture off in the opposite direction. We head… Continue reading Journey to Virginia City

Family, Living creatively, travel

Don’t Go Home to Visit Friends & Family, Meet Them Somewhere!

by Richard Furleigh Going home to visit is a wonderful thing, getting to reconnect face to face with family and friends is a special time to say the least. The only real downside with this is you’re going back to a place that typically is unchanged and unless there is just some wonderfully amazing thing… Continue reading Don’t Go Home to Visit Friends & Family, Meet Them Somewhere!

adventures, advice, Family, life, Marriage

She said , “We don’t want to have kids…”

At least that's the thought right now. Kids might be cool...One day...Maybe? We often get the "Oh, you will want kids one day" or the "Kids are the best thing to every happen to you" cliches. I am not so sure. We have time if we change our minds and right now I know I don't want… Continue reading She said , “We don’t want to have kids…”

Family, life, Living creatively

He said, “We don’t want to have kids…”

By Richard Furleigh If there are a small handful of choices we have made in our lives that truly define us as questioning everything it is our decision to not have children. While the number of children per family has declined over the last few decades the general attitude is that couples will end up… Continue reading He said, “We don’t want to have kids…”

Family, growth, life, Living creatively

Be Inspired by Your Parents

I don't know about you but my parents made many nontraditional life choices, starting with me! My parents made many out of the norm decisions that paved the road for me to take on a similar outlook in life. Here is just a small glimpse of their awesomeness. As a very young "couple" who did… Continue reading Be Inspired by Your Parents

Acting, adventures, Budget, Family, travel

Doing things Different Inspired by Grit

In our MBA class we just finished reading a book called GRIT by Angela Duckworth. When thinking about grit it really struck me that it is in many ways doing things differently. Not allowing your set backs to define your future and that you can persevere over your situation. Where many would give up you don't;… Continue reading Doing things Different Inspired by Grit

adventures, DIY, Exploring, Family, fun, life, Relationship

Experiences are the Best Gifts

~Kristen Furleigh The best gift you can give some one is your time. Rather than spending your hard earned money on things that in most cases only offer short term fulfillment why not think differently next time a holiday or birthday come around. We as people remember most the experiences we had and the people… Continue reading Experiences are the Best Gifts