mitten {birthday edition}
Road trips / {Adventures} / {Home Team} / {Summer}

mitten {birthday edition}

one of the best parts about going to the mitten in august is celebrating my grandpa’s birthday.  this year, we celebrated 91 years.  acceptable forms of celebration include swimming, kayaking, cake eating, sunbathing, walks, hammock naps, campfires, s’mores, mexican train dominoes (Grandpa is a champ), and sipping coffee on the deck over the lake. happy … Continue reading

moab {vacation edition}
Backpacking & Outside / Road trips / {Adventures} / {Winter}

moab {vacation edition}

Moab: Intricate rock formations, heaps of sand and grit, bright sunshine, cold shade, layers of history, abounding sage. We camped, hiked, ate our weight in burgers (thanks, Milts), explored, and laughed. We didn’t have an agenda and weren’t bound to a schedule.  We were reminded of the rest that comes from being still outside in … Continue reading