Susan

Hey! I'm Susan: a gal from the suburbs of Chicago, going off in pursuit of adventure. I will be hiking the AT in 2019 as a flip-flop. I teach outdoor education and am incredibly excited to spend six months being outside 24/7 surrounded by all the things that make the natural world so awesome.

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Preventative Nutrition: Vitamins and Supplements

Preventative Nutrition: Vitamins and Supplements

Hi, friends! February for a flip-flop hiker is a strange place to be. Most of my online trail friends are posting they have 30 days or less to trail,

Feb 9, 2019 : Susan
The Post I Didn’t Think I’d Write: Mental Toughness

The Post I Didn’t Think I’d Write: Mental Toughness

Trail prep is more than physical. I have been pretty focused on getting my body ready to hike. I've been trying to eat better, sleep better, and

Jan 17, 2019 : Susan
You’re Invited to a Thru-Hike!

You’re Invited to a Thru-Hike!

Who: My name is Susan. I live in the suburbs of Chicago, where I grew up.  I like to bake, experiment with cooking, can knit and crochet, and like

Dec 31, 2018 : Susan