I met up with Maria & Swain in South Africa, about an hour outside of Cape Town. We chatted about life at their insanely cool house, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. As misty waves were rolling over the shoreline, kombucha in hand, they already started inspiring me. He, craftsman/carpenter/surfer. She, educator/passionate conservationist/owner of a bohemian clothing label. Both: professional life enjoyers and absolutelty mad about each other.Read More
In August 2018, I drove the California Coast. Alone. A solo roadtrip. Seeing the Big Sur coast, was something else. It was exactly as I hoped it would be. It turned out I was dang lucky, as Highway 1 had just opened again, after being closed for a long time due to massive mudslides.
It was over there, in Big Sur, where I met David and Callie. Adventurous, outgoing and with a wicked sense of humor. They took their Cotopaxi sleeping bags to the windy, rainy beach and snuggled up. ‘This is us’, is what she said.