Settling In

At the beginning of October, we moved into our 20 ft Whiteduck Outdoors Avalon canvas bell tent. We had been living in our 6-person Northface Wawona nylon tent, sleeping on the ground on our camping pads. We were in a little clearing sheltered by bamboo, rhododendrons, and chestnut trees. While I didn’t mind sleeping on …

In Dreams

Can I tell you a story? On April 19, 2020, we were scheduled to begin hiking the Pacific Crest Trail, a 2,650 long distance through-hike. It would have taken us 5-6 months to complete it, if we were successful. We had been preparing and saving money for a year; however, when COVID-19 hit and shutdowns …