Tag: missouri

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…

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…

Mudlick TrailĀ 

At Sam A. Baker State Park in Patterson, MO. We woke up at 6am Friday to get an early start. We had a 2 hour drive ahead of us and I am not a morning person! I wanted to be on the road no…

Learning the old fashioned way…

*This post will be all text. I plan to upload video and photos on a separate one later! Here I am one day after the return of our first overnight backpacking trip. Nursing my aching calves and thighs (feet are all good, minus the…

The heat is on…

You know it’s summer when it’s 90 degrees even at 9:30 in the morning. I wouldn’t know that though because I was still in bed at 9:30 this morning. Oops! We had every intention of getting up early and driving to Weldon Spring to…

Weekend festivities and the Chubb Trail

In Eureka, Missouri. Yesterday I spent the day in Poplar Bluff, Missouri for a family reunion. I went with my parents, my almost-3-year-old niece and Cash. What a BEAUTIFUL weekend. My sweet girl T!This isn’t even EVERYONE on my mom’s father’s side. Thanks to…