Im Sara, and I’m doing a 2019 AT Flip-Flop attempt. I’m a 26 year old woman from West Virginia fiercely dedicated to my personal, spiritual, emotional and physical growth. I generally view life with a good sense of humor, and I take not-taking-life-too-seriously pretty seriously. I have a background in music, yoga, and education and I’m searching for a career path that doesn’t feel like it’s stomping the spirit out of me. I enjoy sharing my life with people in the hopes that it brings a little more honesty, light, and good humor into the world.
With less than a month now until I hit the trail, some days I feel like it is torture to wait another second to leave, while other days my chest is
The logistics were taken care of. I Googled where the closest REI was, I got the day off work, and I even convinced Burt and our roommates to get
Deciding to hike the Appalachian Trail is one of the most tangible goals I’ve ever set out to accomplish. I have learned more than I even realized
Or should I take her? The months leading up to a thru-hike are filled with decision after decision. Deciding on this gear and that gear, where to
The first time I set foot on the AT, I was 23, and I was accompanied by my boyfriend, Burt, and our Norwegian Elkhound, Lola. It was our first time