Thankful

To me, the word "thankful" is one of such meaning, such depth. It's hard for me to even work out exactly what I want to say, there are so many different places I could go with this. But, after pondering for a while, I thought the best way to capture what I mean would be …

Simple

I love backpacking. There's something about spending time in the majesty of the mountains, living with nothing but what you can carry, that I find put things in perspective. Although it's been several years since I've been able to go backpacking (it's a little hard to hike all day with a backpack full of gear, …

Spring Adventuring: One Stroller, Two Small Children, and a Whole Lot of Snacks

86 pounds. That's how much my double jogging stroller (plus my toddler and baby) weighs. That's not counting water bottles and snacks, diaper bag supplies, and extra layers of clothing. And yet, one fine spring morning, not so very long ago, I decided it would be a good idea to load up said stroller, plus …