Brady Johnson

This Is Interesting: Thanksgiving

Paragliding looks very cool. How does one get started? Man Made DIY put together some awesome tips for hosting Thanksgiving. I need to keep these on hand for when I eventually host the big meal.  If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on. –Sheryl Sandberg


I am thankful for my parents for being supportive of all my major moves and decisions. Moving, jobs, travels. I am thankful for my life in San Francisco. My heart felt the calls of this city for a few years now, and I am so appreciative that I was able to make it work. On a similar note, I am thankful for all my friends in San Francisco who have welcomed me with open arms ...(Read More)

What’s On My Mind: November 18, 2017

Today marks the beginning of a new habit that I am adding to my routine. I will begin blogging about my what’s on my mind, what I found on the web, and other interesting things I’d like to share. I’m not sure what I want to call it yet, though. “What’s On My Mind” is the title for today, however that’s not the best fit. “What’s On My Mind” sounds more like the title for ...(Read More)

Things I Am Obsessed With (July 2017)(Also November)

Ethereum. You should take $10 and buy some. I guarantee you will not regret it. Worst case: the $10 is gone, and you will forget about it in a few weeks. Best case: you make a significant profit, and you enjoy watching its worth grow every hour. Oliver Sacks. San Francisco. There is so much to explore here. To be expanded upon in another post.

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2017 Resolution: Do One Thing Each Day for the Mind, Body, and Soul (And How You Can Help Me!)

The Idea In June of 2015, Erik, Tom, and I drove from Madison to Chicago to see Jungle perform at the Concord Music Hall. Only a week or two prior to the concert, Erik introduced me to Jungle, and I immediately loved them (per usual as Erik always knows what looks and sounds good). When we learned that they were playing a show in Chicago, we jumped at the opportunity to make a weekend adventure out of ...(Read More)

Brady’s NOLA Bucket List for Visitors

Essentials: Ride the St. Charles streetcar.  As you ride, pay attention to the beautiful mansions on St Charles, the Mardi Gras beads in the trees, and make a pitstop for a nice drink at the Columns Hotel. Continue riding all the way until you hit Uptown, then get off again to explore Tulane’s campus & Audubon Park (including the zoo, The Fly, the Labyrinth, the giraffes, & the Tree of Life). Get a drive-through daiquiri. Attend a ...(Read More)