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"Chickadee, dee, dee, dee."

Birds create a fantastical world for me.  They are beautiful to look at.  Their songs fill empty spaces with pleasure.  They have a lovely disposition and brighten my day.   496 more words


My Last Full Week

This is my last full week before I start the trail!

Not only does this week mark the last that I will live inside a house for the next bunch of months, it also marks my last week of school. 361 more words

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It's March!

By the end of this month, some places will look like this.

I cannot believe we’re already into the third month of 2015. Where did the winter go? 696 more words


Let's talk gear!

I have spent the past year immersed in the Appalachian Trail (AT), sleeping, breathing, and eating it (no really, I’ve eaten more trail food these past 6 months).  1,195 more words

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H2O On The Trail

I receive emails and messages regularly from novice hikers or those thinking about hiking, asking questions and seeking tips. A question I’ve been asked recently has been about water. 353 more words