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December 18th, 2014 | By | 258 Comments

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I am a firm believer that there is beauty everywhere, as long as you are on the lookout for it. Yes even the grocery store parking lot and while stuck in traffic. No joke. Two of the best sunsets I’ve seen in the past month were in those exact locations. It’s all about perspective. Are you open minded to seeing the beauty in your life or close minded because you just are always wishing you were somewhere else, or rushing through it all?

If you’re the latter you are missing out. (more…)

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Roadtripping | Roark Surfs Iceland Team Roark Hops a Rocketship to Reykjavik in Search of Icy Slabs

December 17th, 2014 | By | 33 Comments

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Roark’s latest adventure finds himself in a volatile latitude shrouded by 5 hours of daylight, snow storms, Icelandic death metal and a vodka induced haze. Once again, someone is looking for him and unaware of Roark’s purpose in the world. Photos: Chris Burkard

Take a trip around the ice waters of Iceland with Roark Riders Nate Zoller & Raph Bruhwiler.
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The Guide | Gifts for Guys

December 16th, 2014 | By | 163 Comments

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Less than 8 days until Christmas, and have yet to check off the guys on your shopping list? Instead of rushing to the mall to fight for a parking spot, have a mug of the ‘nog, hop online and let our gifts be your guide. Ready for some wrap-able inspo? Read on for our list of gifts any guy would love… (more…)

Playing Hooky from Winter

December 16th, 2014 | By | 321 Comments

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As most of you know, I live for the long days in the sun, endless swims through the salt water, sandy feet, and living out of a bikini. During the winter these happy sunny days seem to dwindle, but lucky for us we can hop on a plane and escape the winter cold even if just for a few days. Taking a break to catch some much needed sun is always good for the soul. (more…)