Hey I'm Rachel, your average Indiana English teacher with an unusual approach to her post grad years: NOBO hiking the AT. I love reading, guacamole, exploring, and deep-cleaning my car. I hate grammar, know-it-alls, sedentary lifestyles, and coffee. I'm hiking with one of my dearest friends and looking forward to an amazing and worthwhile adventure.
Ahh here we go: Thanksgiving once again. This is easily one of my favorite holidays. In our commercial and egotistical world, I love the idea of
It's incredibly hard to believe that the last time I blogged, I was laying in a tent in Damascus, Virginia. I had just gotten into this massive state
It's been a good long while since I've last blogged. That was only to give you a lovely little anecdote on a mouse in my tent. In case you were
A ridiculous story about two girls, a mouse and a dangerously small tent.
Well friends, it's been a while since I have had a moment to blog, so you will have to bear with me if this is extremely long or drawn out. I'll do
We have officially been out on the trail for two weeks now and there is so much to say and share, I don't even know where to begin. I'm trying my
Let's just talk about that first day... On the morning Barkley and I left for the trail (Friday the 20th), I woke up in Bowling Green, KY in my aunt
A simple reflection before my trek of the people who will be nearest to my heart as I travel from Georgia to Maine.
If you're struggling to make the decision to do something amazing, let these wonderful musings from some wise kids guide you to making that leap.
Ever since I was 11 years old I have had beautiful bangs. It’s kind of my thing. In fact, it’s the only good thing about my hair. The Hoyt clan has