Keeping Climbing, the View is Worth It

A few weeks ago John and I visited Clingmans Dome, which is the highest point in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It was a rather hilarious choice as we were a day and a half from completing a 24-hour race and we were still sore and tired so who decides to climb up a…

Trail Magic

Nearly anything and everything can be considered magical given the right context. It depends on our mental state and our circumstances. There is a theory that life just is and how we feel about it and look at it determines if it’s good or bad. I have given this some thought and while I am…

See the Whole Picture

More than a week ago John and I headed South for a race and then followed it up with a few days of adventuring around North Carolina and Tennessee. As usual when we take trips like this John has all our excursions mapped out. This time, however, I had one to add. We’ve had this…

Transformation Rings!

Years ago, I don’t even remember how many, Lowi and I bought transformation rings. It sounds way more complicated and organized than it actually was. We’ve discussed our transformation rings before. Lowi’s even had hers transformed by a dog and returned to its rightful shape again. Talk about transformation. I have been working on transformation…

Communicating in the Era of Auto Correct

In a world where it’s seemingly so easy to communicate with Twitter, IG, Facebook, text messaging, you would think we would be more connected and understood than ever. However, I am here to say that between my atrocious handwriting and autocorrect it’s a miracle I can read my grocery list or ever know what Lowi…