Hiking, Personal

New Year’s Eve Hike and Resolutions

admin / December 31, 2017

It’s that time, friends! While everyone is scrambling to make New Year’s Resolutions that they may or may not keep, I spent my morning snuggled up with my friend’s pup, followed by a leisurely stroll-hike…strike? Setting goals is definitely important for personal/professional growth, but sometimes it’s nice to start by recognizing all the wonderful things you already have and the…

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Hiking

Hiking in New England: 2017 Recap, Part 1

admin / December 31, 2017

2017 was my first consistent year of hiking, camping, and travel; I only wish I had taken to writing down my adventures sooner! Nevertheless, New England offers incredible hiking and camping for the beginner to the experienced outdoorsman/woman. I feel pretty lucky to live in eastern Massachusetts, because there’s a bit of everything so close by! From rocky, winding beaches…

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Cooking

Tastebud Trial: Cooking with Tofu!

admin / December 29, 2017

I’m a mediocre vegetarian and a questionable chef. There, I said it, the truth is out. A little backstory, if you will. I decided to try limiting/eliminating my meat intake after watching a few health and environmental documentaries over the summer.  I have pets (which I’ll definitely talk more about later because they’re my children), and a soft spot for…

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Hiking

Where it all began

admin / December 27, 2017

Just shy of two years ago, I decided to go on a New Year’s Eve hike with a group of friends.  I didn’t own anything moderately resembling a hiking boot, and the most recent hike I had been on involved a Girl Scout trip at the ripe age of 8.  Nevertheless, I gathered my companions and set forth– it was…

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