NOTE: Lest you think I live under a rock… I started writing this before we had a mob storm the Capitol. But that has nothing to do with this, so…I decided to finish it. Back in November of the year-that-shall-not-be-named, I was able to take a trip out to the desert to explore with myContinue reading “From the yoga mat to the desert”
Category Archives: hiking
Do I remember how to do this? Part II
The other day someone asked me if I’d ever camped alone before. “Sure,” I said breezily, even thought it had really only been a couple of times. And the last time had been a pretty big bust. That same person asked if I ever was scared. I answered yes, but the reality is I wasContinue reading “Do I remember how to do this? Part II”
Do I remember how to do this?
Wow, I thought, as we splashed downhill, I’d forgotten this feeling. We were less than 100 yards from the road, and I was already grinning.
Is there something between epic and domestic?
Facebook memories are usually wonderful. I often surprise myself with how funny I was X years ago that one day, and I love looking back at trip photos that pop up. It’s also interesting to see the trends of life and how they change. For example, according to Facebook, I used to be a lotContinue reading “Is there something between epic and domestic?”
New shoes…and nowhere to go
I love hiking boots and shoes. I love them almost as much as all my running friends love their running shoes, and that’s saying something. I love the solid feeling of them, how they connect my feet to the earth. Well, they’re meant to do exactly that, of course, but I’m talking more in theContinue reading “New shoes…and nowhere to go”