Me & The Trail

      DAY 22 The views out here are stunning. I've been seeing sooo much beauty along this scenic trail. Today I met a California Corrections Officer who is thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail. At first, I felt a bit ashamed to tell him that my husband is in prison. I still have a … Continue reading Me & The Trail


Jingle All The Way

    DAY 12 I went on a water taxi across Echo Lake to start on the Pacific Crest Trail again. Today's hike was very rocky and wobbly. Literally. Within the first 30 minutes I passed a Park Ranger who was out hiking. That was re-assuring knowing he and others were out there. He and … Continue reading Jingle All The Way

I’m On My Way

    I've begun my hike to Washington on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT). I started at the Sonora Pass Trailhead in California with a 55 pound backpack.   DAY 1 My mom, nieces, and sister-in-law walked the first mile with me. It's such a blessing to have started my journey with their love and … Continue reading I’m On My Way

Hiking 1,000 Miles To Hug My Husband

Yep, I am! Our marriage is full of Paper Hugs, and I really feel like going the distance to get a real one. I will start in California and hike north on the Pacific Crest Trail all the way up to Washington, where my husband is. I estimate that this long distance backpackingĀ trip will take … Continue reading Hiking 1,000 Miles To Hug My Husband