The Random Adventure That Is Life (RATIL)
Our random adventures through life as seen from his and her perspective. Parenting, tech, adrenaline, fashion, food, adventure, travel, books, and the occasional social rant.

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Aug
27
Camping Types

Camping Types

There are probably hundreds of articles on this across the internet, this is just my take. There are 3 major
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Jun
16
Kids' and Wife's First Backpacking Trip

Kids' and Wife's First Backpacking Trip

If you know me or have read this blog, then you know that I like backpacking. Last year I tried
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Jun
13
Family Road Trip 2021

Family Road Trip 2021

I had to be in Las Vegas for work for a few weeks. Since I was planning to drive anyways,
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May
24
Head Against Wall: Odd Bootable USB Behavior

Head Against Wall: Odd Bootable USB Behavior

So for work, we provision devices to send to clients using a bootable USB Ubuntu installer with a bunch of
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Sep
25
On Empathy

On Empathy

Empathy, Empathy, Empathy! All of this, all sides, all people. Empathy is the key and what we seem to be
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Jul
06
Lost Creek Wilderness Loop

Lost Creek Wilderness Loop

I was getting the itch to do a backpacking trip. Given the pandemic situation I decided to stick close to
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May
28
Car Camping Load Out

Car Camping Load Out

I have a vested interested in making car camping as easy and comfortable as possible: If I am going alone
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May
03
SSH Access With Cloudflare Argo and Access

SSH Access With Cloudflare Argo and Access

Although Cloudflare generally has pretty good documentation. In this specific case, the documentation is spread over multiple pages and actually
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Mar
08
Skiing With a 2-Year-Old

Skiing With a 2-Year-Old

We took our son skiing for what could be the last time this season. As such, I thought it would
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Nov
10
Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout

Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout

I am not sure where I first heard about them (probably some click-baity Facebook ad), but for the last few
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