Tag: winter camping

True North

I haven’t felt compelled to write in quite a long time. I’ve been struggling with the dreaded writer’s block. But even as I find difficulty in staying consistent (is anyone *really* consistent?!) I always try to stay true. Honest. Reliable. Adventurous. I have discovered… Continue Reading “True North”

Black Friday and a Fun Announcement!

Hi y’all! I’m just popping in for a quick catch up. I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving and GREEN FRIDAY! Did you opt outside on Black Friday? Turkey and I led our 2nd annual Black Friday #OptOutside hike with 52 Hike Challenge and… Continue Reading “Black Friday and a Fun Announcement!”

River to River Trail – 32/160

High Knob Campground to ShawneeMart, Eddyville IL, October 20 – 22. Kirstin and I left town around 8am on Saturday to meet Heather at High Knob. Heather started her section Friday morning (after camping out solo at Elizabethtown, the Eastern terminus of the River… Continue Reading “River to River Trail – 32/160”

The countdown begins!

So close to my favorite holiday, New Years Eve! A time for starting new. When winter is in full swing. When you get to dress up to the nines, go out dancing and kiss your love at midnight with some champagne in hand. Or… Continue Reading “The countdown begins!”

3rd Anniversary Weekend!

We arrived home about an hour ago. Cleaned out our coolers, threw some laundry in. Showered. Settling back in to 1,300 square feet after being blissfully shoved in a van for 2 and a half days.  This weekend could not have been any more… Continue Reading “3rd Anniversary Weekend!”

November camping…

Empty campground, bright moon, stars engulfing you from every angle. Brisk air, visible breath, passing moonshine around the fire. Layering up and sinking into a sleeping bag that slowly but surely hugs you with it’s warmth.  There’s no silence like that of the early… Continue Reading “November camping…”