Dreamer

I'm an author, a mother of 3, an Army veteran, a Diet Coke addict and an Appalachian Trail section hiker! I live in Florida and can only get out on the AT typically once a year but my goal is to eventually complete a thru hike! Here at home I enjoy getting out for some camping and hiking on the local trails whenever I can! My motto is: "Georgia to Maine, One Step at a Time!"

Posts

Getting My Head into the Game

Getting My Head into the Game

Okay...if you're reading all the wonderful posts on the Appalachian Trials website, you've gotten some idea of what it takes to prepare yourself for

Apr 14, 2016 : Dreamer
Section Hiker to Thru-Hiker: Can I Do It?

Section Hiker to Thru-Hiker: Can I Do It?

Whenever asked, I’m proud to stand up and say, “I’m an A.T. section hiker.” Most of the time I’m okay with that title but every now and then…and

Feb 26, 2016 : Dreamer
Reflecting Back On My First AT Section Hike

Reflecting Back On My First AT Section Hike

If you ask around the A.T. section hiking community, you'll find that there is no set rule for determining where to begin your section hike. 

Feb 6, 2016 : Dreamer
Why I Chose to Section Hike the AT (AKA Why I Didn’t Thru-Hike)

Why I Chose to Section Hike the AT (AKA Why I Didn’t Thru-Hike)

So, I’ve established when the ‘A.T. Bug’ bit me in my last post. Now comes the obvious question, "Why are you section hiking instead of attempting

Dec 15, 2015 : Dreamer
From High Heels to Hiker Trash: An AT Section-Hiker Checking In

From High Heels to Hiker Trash: An AT Section-Hiker Checking In

If you'd asked me 5 years ago, "Hey, do you want to go out and hike the A.T," your suggestion would've been met with a disbelieving, "Yeah, right,"

Dec 5, 2015 : Dreamer