When backpacking, the weight of your backpack is a really big deal. If you read my previous post, you’ll remember that on my very first Virginia Backpacking trip, I met a petite lady with a cup of coffee and a petite lady with a killer set of hiking […]
A basic stay home, eat at restaurants, hang out on the couch, go to the gym individual...until I decided to try my first adventure backpacking in the summer of 2017. Now I nature journal and head for the outdoors whenever possible.
I was at a friend’s birthday dinner party recently, and a young whippersnapper asked all of us older folks for advice on getting older. I let the chatters hash it out for a bit, and then dropped this nugget of sage wisdom: when you get older, you realize […]