Tag: anxiety

CBD and Me

For the last few months I have been experimenting with CBD oil and edibles as another natural way (outside of hiking) of easing my anxiety. Along with my anxiety comes restlessness and mild insomnia. CBD comes from the same plant as marijuana – where…

Oh, hello.

This morning, I shared this caption with my Instagram post: Have you ever been on an adventure that absolutely ruined you? I hear a lot of thru-hikers say that they’re no good after trail life, because you live so simply and rely on yourself…

Spring fever…

Good lord have I been slacking. I’ve been in a funk. Does anybody else get high anxiety when the weather starts to change from cold and gray to sunny and 60? Usually I get funky going from warm to cold weather, so this is…

Halloween weekend backpacking, aging and choosing a healthy state of mind…

Things surely change as you get older. Interests, friends, ideals. I used to live for the next social gathering; anticipate partying one day after another when Friday would finally come after a long week. We would pick a house party, a pub or a…

A first time solo camper’s journal…

*Disclaimer: you may get to know me more than you care to after this post…* All week I have been impatiently waiting for my first solo camping trip. All week I have been going over all of the possible scenarios in my head; of…

You CAN do it.

If you’re reading for the first time, I’ll catch ya up on what I do for a living. I’m a licensed hairstylist, going on 12 years. 8 of those years I worked for a well established salon in my small town, and after some…