Mountaineer vs Worrywart: The Dilemma of Being an Adventure Couple

My mom, who will most definitely read this, is something of a worrywart. Which makes sense, I had to get it from somewhere, right? Yesterday I’m chatting with her on the phone and she inserts, “I’m really worried about your trip to Mexico.” Of course I knew she was really worried about our trip to […]

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Pico De Orizaba

No, Pico de Orizaba isn’t a dip for tortilla chips. That is pico de gallo. Get your picos right people. So what is Pico de Orizaba, you ask? Well you see the thing is I haven’t been completely honest with you. Not that I have been actively lying to you, but I haven’t been as […]

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My New Favorite Mountain: Part Two

Since I left you hanging in the last post I am sure you are dying to hear how the rest of the climb went, but first, I need to tell you about why Mount St Helens is my new favorite mountain.  On the drive down we were talking about the mountain and it became apparent that […]

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My New Favorite Mountain: Part One

As a child, I was terrified of Mount St. Helens.  Honestly, I had watched The Fire Below Us, Remembering Mount St. Helens one too many times and I could not forget Mount St. Helens.  She haunted my dreams.  So the younger version of myself would have been shocked that the current version of myself decided […]

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