It’s amazing that my last post was more than a year ago, and (not so) coincidentally mentions my struggles with my health. It’s also kind of hilarious that me taking a break meant training to climb a 19K ft mountain. Hopefully more on that later… As it turns out a lot of my problems stem … More Resurfacing

Taking a Break

My last real hike was Cannon Mountain in March (post coming soon!). Shortly after hiking Cannon I got sick and it took me over a month to recover. Then it took me about another month to rebuild my strength. I struggle with health issues and I’m afraid of a relapse so I’ve been taking it easy. … More Taking a Break

Mount Moosilauke

This was our 13th of the 48 New Hampshire four-thousand foot mountains. We went during peak leaf peeping season, which I didn’t know was such a big deal until we got there. Evidently, the white mountains turn into the Disneyland of the outdoors during leaf peeping season, with hoards of people flocking to see the … More Mount Moosilauke


Using SkyScanner’s ‘Everywhere’ option, we found cheap tickets to Guadeloupe in January and bought them not really knowing where we were going. Two things made us buy these tickets, they were cheap and they would take us to the Caribbean during January. Best decision ever. The island is a French territory, and so they speak … More Guadeloupe

2015 in Review

January 2015: Istanbul, Turkey Casablanca. Morocco El Jadida, Morocco Marrakesh, Morocco Sahara Desert February 2015 Snow-pocalypse, Boston March 2015 Northampton, Massachusetts April 2015 Spring in Boston May 2015 Big Basin Redwoods, California June 2015 Rockport, Massachusetts July 2015 Mount Whiteface, New Hampshire August 2015 Marble Head, Massachusetts Acadia National Park, Maine Montreal, Quebec October 2015 … More 2015 in Review