Thursday, November 28, 2013


Jenn 11.28.2013
I need to spend the next few days working on my exit seminar. That means I am almost done with my PhD at Berkeley! Wooo!

Wednesday, November 27, 2013


Jenn 11.27.2013
We installed the hanging chairs in the kitchen that we bought from Mexico! They are super comfy.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013


Romy 11.26.2013
Found this chair in a thrift store! Its cool!

Monday, November 25, 2013

Jenn & Romy & Mom & Marcel & Nicole

Jenn Romy 11.25.2013
We are having Thanksgiving dinner early because this was the only day we could all get together!

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Jenn & Marcel & Mom & Nicole & Romy

Jenn Romy 11.24.2013
Shopping for Thanksgiving dinner at Whole Foods is so much better with a beer!

Friday, November 22, 2013

Jenn & Nicole & Marcel

Jenn 11.22.2013
Nicole Littles (the hen that Nicole picked out as a chick) finally laid its first egg!

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Jenn & Romy

Romy Jenn 11.21.2013
Our new mid-century modern furnished living room at our new house in Carson City! The lighting is bad, but ehhh.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Romy & Jenn

Jenn Romy 11.20.2013
It's taco night and we made carne asada tacos. Yummy!

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Romy & Jenn

Jenn Romy 11.19.2013
Its a cloudy day in Carson City, at the cheapest gas station in town.

Monday, November 18, 2013

Jenn & Romy

Jenn Romy 11.18.2013
I drove all night from the Mexican border, all the way to Bridgeport California in about 7 hours. We decided to take a pit stop for a nice morning soak at Buckeye Hot Springs. We had the whole damn place to ourselves!

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Jenn & Romy

Jenn Romy 11.17.2013
It seems like our time in Ensenada was over as soon as it started! Here we were with Dennis, Gaby, and Debbie, at the compound before heading home.

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Jenn & Romy

Jenn Romy 11.16.2013
OMG the race is over! The Dingo made it 570 miles on the coarse. Then Toby drove it all the way back to Ensenada (another 3 hour drive, with a taco stop along the way) and took it over the finish line!!!!!!!

Friday, November 15, 2013

Jenn & Romy

Jenn Romy 11.15.2013
The race starts for us is only a few hours. Romy is co-driving with Crusty for the first 200 miles. Rosh looks like he's taking a piss, but I think he was looking for some tacos.

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Jenn & Romy

Jenn Romy 11.14.2013
Today the car is being paraded through downtown Ensenada for tech & contingency, the day before the Baja 1000 starts for us!!! Rugged Radios is one of the team's sponsors.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013


Romy 11.13.2013
Three out of the six Beetles (class 11) have their home base here, at the compound. Looks like Romy is the only guy working!

Monday, November 11, 2013


Jenn 11.12.2013
Sunset in Ensenada is awesome tonight! We are staying in Dennis and Debbie's compound, and we got to sleep in the "honeymoon suite."

Romy & Dennis

Romy 11.12.2013
We just arrived in Ensenada Baja California to race the Baja 1000! Romy and Dennis (whose is racing that sweet looking Beetle Class 11) are chatting at Dennis's compound.

Sunday, November 10, 2013


Jenn 11.10.2013
Today I am leaving London and flying home!

Saturday, November 9, 2013


Jenn 11.9.2013
I found a cafe with internet and made a free international wifi call to Romy on my Samsung. Today I went to the British Museum and it's my birthday!

Friday, November 8, 2013


Jenn 11.8.2013
Today I took a walking tour of the City of London, in the rain! I am by St Paul's Cathedral.

Thursday, November 7, 2013


Jenn 11.7.2013
Traveling to London from Germany.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013


Jenn 11.6.2013
I got to see one of the submersibles that GEOMAR uses in ocean research.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013


Jenn 11.5.2013
The first night of the conference in Germany, we all went out to a German Brewery in Kiel.

Monday, November 4, 2013


Jenn 11.4.2013
I've finally arrived in Kiel Germany after 3 flights and an 1.5 hour bus ride! I want to take a shower finally and go to sleep!

Sunday, November 3, 2013


Jenn 11.3.2013
I had a lay-over in Chicago for my trip to Germany and London, so I had a few hours in Berwyn.

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Romy & Jenn

Jenn Romy 11.1.2013
We are moving again! This time to Carson City, a little bit south of Reno. We loaded a lot of our stuff on a UHaul trailer.

Friday, November 1, 2013

Romy & Jenn

Jenn Romy 11.2.2013
Our last day living in Reno because tomorrow we are moving to Carson City. We went to get a beer at Great Basin Brewery in Sparks.