This morning I woke up to a frozen windshield and ice on the ground.  What better to do than to drive up to Rattlesnake Lake and do a Polar Plunge with a group of guys from Church on the Ridge.  It was brisk but refreshing.  2013 was filled with a balance of positive and negatives, so I listed them out to reflect on the year before submerging into the frigid lake.  I’m looking forward to what 2014 brings with Blind Descent, 7SAR and general appreciation for my family.  I’m planning to take a trip with the family in February down under to climb the 7th summit (Kosciusko).



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Humility and Focus

May 29, 2014 0 Comments 5 tags

Life is an adventure, if you allow it to be.  So many people are too busy with life that they don’t stop to enjoy it.  Then it’s over and they live

Kosciusko Summit!

February 27, 2014 0 Comments 0 tags

Yesterday we made it back from 2 weeks in Australia.  The trip was a success and I feel so blessed to have my family travel the world with me.  Leaving

Motivation and Miracles

January 30, 2014 0 Comments 0 tags

This has been an emotional week.  I gave my Everest experience to the Microsoft Operations Finance team at the Salish Lodge.  It was a great event and I was overwhelmed