Daughter, sister, teacher, organic farmer, MBA student, I’ve had a lot of roles in my 30-years. Before joining the corporate world in the fall, there is one more role I’d like to add to the list: a 2015 AT thru-hiker. So Springer Mountain, I’ll see you in April. Until then, I’ll be planning, traveling to NZ to study abroad and trying to graduate.
Let me ask you something: How many backpacking meals taste great? And not just because you’re so trail hungry that any form of calories tastes like a
I’m not sure what I was thinking when I booked my ticket to New Zealand. JFK to Dubai, Dubai to Bangkok, overnight stay in Bangkok, Bangkok to
Guess what friends? Just 28 days until this traveling tarheels starts her 11-week journey in New Zealand! I’ve been looking forward to this trip for
Over the course of my 2,185 mile AT journey I will be faced with many challenges – intense lightening, roaming bears, cold rain, and ridiculously
“Why are you driving 4.5 hours for a pair of shoes?!” That was the typical reaction from my friends when I told them of my plans to make the trek
Alright folks, it’s public commitment time! I am thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail because…. 1. It’s time to clean house: It’s been a long-time
Finally, I’ve figured it out. After 30-years of being my parents’ daughter, I now know how to introduce my family to one of my crazy adventures