Camping: By Thyself

Occasionally, I like to go camping by myself. Sometimes it goes really well, other times... not so much. Over Easter weekend I went camping at Deception Pass State Park, and it went... alright (said in a high pitched, reassuring voice). The park was beautiful, like anyone who has ever been there will tell you. The … Continue reading Camping: By Thyself

Cartwheels: That Childhood Everest

So, I am an averagely athletic person. I played sports in middle school and high school, I run and hike and swim, I do yoga and lift weights and all the typical pacific northwest activities, but I have never been able to do a cartwheel. I'm sure I tried when I was younger, but have … Continue reading Cartwheels: That Childhood Everest

House Sitting

For the past three weeks, I have been without a home. I spent two of those weeks mooching off two very generous friends and then discovered that people actually pay strangers to housesit for them while they are away.... WHAT?! This is crazy and genius, and I am benefiting greatly from it. Growing up in … Continue reading House Sitting