Camped Every Month

HEY we camped every month for a year, starting in July 2016, when we had just returned from a great trip to Glacier National Park. We’re going to look at our accomplishment through a few lenses. Starting with: lenses! Every month, right here: one photo, as shared in real-time on Instagram. June 2017: The challenge is a little different, this month. #campeverymonth #hellooooocanada A post shared … Continue reading Camped Every Month

Half Beaked: My Trip to Galápagos with Mom

On a vacation, when the polish on my toenails chips off (or disappears completely) in the first few days, I typically choose to either a) get mildly irritated or b) rejoice. This is because I’m either traveling to relax and recover from a tough few months or year, or to set out upon an adventure. I’ll view the blemish as additional decay/a reminder that I was too tired … Continue reading Half Beaked: My Trip to Galápagos with Mom

Lake Maria campsite

Would Survivorman Approve?

Our Camp Every Month challenge continues: we winter-camped two weekends ago! This was my third time ever, and our second time this winter (the first, if you’re being literal, as our first time was in December before the solstice). For the most part, we enjoyed our Saturday-to-Sunday adventure, and learned a few things, as well: Staying hydrated We chose a park with only backpack-only sites. So, … Continue reading Would Survivorman Approve?