YUCK! Up and Out.

As we start to move passed the urgency and main news of the medical side of things I will give you a quick update and any general overall concerns with it.  I have almost reached the point of being completely and 100% pain free 100% of the time and have adjusted to this new diet…

Fording Rivers

Our first overnight backpacking trip was a success and my new backpack was wonderful compared to the first one! We traveled along the Otter Creek Trail, at least part of it. Let me show you what the trail looks like and you can see how easy it is to manipulate trail paths for your needs.…

Coffee & Crepes

Good Morning! I have coffee and crepes this wonderfully cool morning of only 76 degrees.  Yes, that is cool, I do live in the desert, but that is all about to change.  This time next week I will be sipping on to-go coffee hitting the road to my first destination on my trip to my new…

Burning Hot Buffalos

There is no better way to put this, but to sum it up plainly – I have the case of the Mondays.  Usually Monday doesn’t bother me, but I have been on summer vacation the past 3 months.  On break we did not always plan our days, we would rise when the sun called us…

Hatch by the Batch

It is Hatch Green Chili time! Hatch Chili’s are native to New Mexico dangling from from hundreds of plants mainly located in the quaint, farming village of Hatch, NM. The chili’s are typically harvested in August/September, but being that the season started earlier this year we got to start the Hatch harvesting a few weeks early! Their are…

Caffeine Haze

Today is day 6 of the hunger.  I will say that I have become comfortable being a little hungry all day long, but when the night hits I lay wide awake starring at the ceiling hopping the growls will lull me to sleep.  Yes, this post is about food, dieting, fitness, but mostly food.  It is all…

My Fitness Pal

Let’s do some re-cap! I started using a new program on my phone.  I am sure many of you have heard of it .  It is called MyFitnessPal.  It is an app that allows me to keep a digital food and exercise journal. Exciting right?  I downloaded it by request of a friend suggesting to use it…