Category Archives: Holidays

Scotland 2014: A Video Diary

Oh hey, guys. It’s been awhile, and I’d like to say I spent the whole time working on this video, but that would be a lie, and I can’t lie to you all. Please welcome me back. Thank you.

As probably most of you know, my mom, dad, and I travelled to Scotland in July for the Turnbull Gathering, a family reunion of my mom’s “clan” in Hawick, Scotland. As the legend goes, our clan chief, way back when, turned a charging bull away from Robert the Bruce, king of Scotland, saving his life. The clan chief was then knighted Sir Turn the Bull, and hence my mom received her maiden name. The Turnbulls are a rare breed, and it was so nice to meet so many of them from all corners of the world: Australia, New Zealand, Sweden, Canada, etc.

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Happy Fourth Of July, People

“Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage.” – Theodore Roosevelt

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Thanksgiving Three Words 2013

Can you say what you’re thankful for in three words? These guys can! This is one of my most favorite things I do all year, and I’m so excited to share it with you all. I’m also so grateful to everyone that participates!

“Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.”

Happy. Thanks. Giving.


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