Everyday Life, hiking, Uncategorized

Mud on my shoes

When you walk, and let’s say you end up walking through some mud, and also let’s say that your foot gets stuck in the puddle of mud that you inadvertently walked through (it appears you were not paying much attention when you started on your walk), it makes the walk that much more difficult.  With… Continue reading Mud on my shoes

Bipolar Disorder, Everyday Life, hiking, Uncategorized

Sunsets and Burgers

Yesterday I had an ok work day.  But, it was a day that had me frazzled. My sleeping medication caused me to oversleep, resulting in being late to work, again.  I also continued with my frustration over the fact that I yet again misplaced my credit card.  With the shame that I felt due to… Continue reading Sunsets and Burgers

hiking, Uncategorized

Backpacking Adventures: Abbey Way Trail #151

On Sunday, after our small snack at the car, we closed the hatch and headed on our way to the next destination on the agenda.  The backpacking portion of our trip had concluded and now we were starting to engage in the car camp portion.  Car Camping is definitely not as “rough” as backpacking, but… Continue reading Backpacking Adventures: Abbey Way Trail #151

Bipolar Disorder, hiking, Uncategorized

Something Worth Celebrating!

Today I have something that is worth celebrating that I want to share with you. Every day I find things that are worth celebrating.  Get out of bed on time, whoo hoo, gold star!  Made it out of the house so I am not late to work.  Double giant gold star and confetti that needs… Continue reading Something Worth Celebrating!

hiking, Uncategorized

Backpacking Adventures: Hell’s Hole Trail

With my full pack on my back and walking poles in my hands, I was ready for the adventure to begin.  I was only slightly intimidated by the name of the trail.  I pondered why someone would call it Hell’s Hole Trail.  Is there some kind of a deep and dark, bat filled hole at… Continue reading Backpacking Adventures: Hell’s Hole Trail