Happy Festivus!





Man, these pictures did not upload in order… Oh well, you guys will figure it out. Sooooo December! Woah hey, what’s up almost-year-2015! December is always a time of reflection, and I’d say I have quite a lot to reflect about this year. It was a year of many transitions and changes. Some great! Some difficult! But best of all, I learned a ton. About the world, people, myself… This was the first year where I didn’t feel like I was in a perpetual state of being 19 years old. I made a lot of big decisions on my own, and I am feeling really strong, independent and empowered. I am eager to see what 2015 brings, and hopefully it will involve far less travel! Sheesh, I’m sick of living out of luggage and rarely sleeping in my own bed.

But! The other good news is that I’ve now gone 16 days without eating dairy, refined sugar, alcohol, caffeinated coffee (though that’s been many many months) or gluten (except once at Canter’s.. I was surrounded by my people… it was mazto ball soup… give a girl a break!) So I’m feeling really great about that. It’s been super difficult and tempting, but it’s making my body feel right, and I’ve appreciated the time and opportunity to really review and consider my diet.

I really hope everyone is feeling happy and relaxed even with the madness of the holidays. I’m looking forward to my first weekend home in many many weeks. It’s Bethany’s birthday, so we’ll be showing her a great time as we welcome her into her 31st year.



haha the cheeziest!!! Sungevity takes glamour shots




Tilden Hike with my girl Anna


IMG_1921 A week with this terror… The cutest terror of all time



rollin deep!


This is not staged… kid’s got solar running through his veins


two dudes hangin out






❤ ridin dirty in the five thirty


Thanks for the new socks, MA!


and the new blender!


Happy Birthday Phil! You’re the best


Venice beach in the middle of winter. I love you, California



Happy Madison Party in Burbank. Ready to ROCK!


I’m pretty proud of this one. Pet Sheep


Solstice Party Invite

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My dad is so badass


What? It’s almost December, that’s just crazy…

So much to say, and somehow not enough time to include everything, but I haven’t written in a while, so I wanted to get something out. I’m back in Oakland after a work trip to LA this past weekend and week. Headed out again tomorrow through Friday to visit more work partners in the central valley. I’m thoroughly exhausted, but really happy to be out in the field and warehouse making the solar things happen!

Photos of racing, food, LA fun with college friends…

More photos soon, following the most epic Thanksgiving ever. FrancoFeastFest2014!

Garden is still fruitful!

Garden is still fruitful!

really into breakfast salads these days

really into breakfast salads these days

fennel is actually super delicious

fennel is actually super delicious

breakfast salad

breakfast salad

Shaka Shaka across the finish


10K race in Berkeley with my #solarfriends. SO FUN!



Solar Training. #SungevityOrange



Finally back on my bike after surgery!

My girl Krista crushin’ her cycle cross match! Can’t wait to get into this next year


Sunken City in San Pedro. #City of Angels



❤ this guy!

Dr. Bick says, "Sorry, I'm not sorry..."

Dr. Bick says, “Sorry, I’m not sorry…”

Rental Jeep. Fully Equipped with Burrito Console. #SoCal

Rental Jeep. Fully Equipped with Burrito Console. #SoCal


#slugs, #stevensonreunion, #ucsc, #what’syourmajor?