Snapshots From Life in the South

I’m feeling pretty good as I kick along, arm over-arm, successfully breathing side to side every two seconds. I’m feeling confident, relaxing a little bit and getting into it. As I blow air out my nose I make a humming noise in the back of my throat, reminding myself not to breath in. I am […]

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The Beard

So, Kyle and I have been back home in North Carolina for about a week now and of course, like most thru-hikers, we are having a hard time adjusting to normal life.  We are both terrified of gaining weight with the abundance of food around us and we have been working hard to run or […]

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How Things Are Shaping Up

Two months out from the hike we’ve decided we had better implement some sort of a exercise routine.  Attempts to exercise seem to go two different ways.  Way one involves a plan to exercise after Kyle gets off work, but then, when he gets home he’s pretty tired so instead we lounge in bed and […]

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