Single and ready to mingle (from the safety of my living room)

So, it's now been 19 months since I separated from my ex-husband. It has taken me this long to finally be ready to start dating again… here we go. Since we separated, I've had one first date with a guy I met at a coffee shop. I bombed it. I'm thankful for the practice, but … Continue reading Single and ready to mingle (from the safety of my living room)

Getting to Yosemite

This post could be about a lot of things. I could go really deep and talk about how a city-lovin' girl who never showed any interest in camping ended up taking a three day camping trip to Yosemite. Instead though, I just kind of want to reflect on the hours after the decision had been … Continue reading Getting to Yosemite

Urban Hiking

Doesn't "urban hiking" sound way cooler than "walking?" I set out to just do an easy two miles down and back. My mission was to break in my new* hiking shoes, make sure my backpack didn't rub me in weird places requiring extra body glide next week, and practice with the GoPro I'm borrowing. Five … Continue reading Urban Hiking