18 Jul 2014

Go Solo Project: 5 Reasons To Go Solo Camping

You guys, you guys, you guys!

Remember how I was going to go camping all by myself for the first time ever and how I totally thought I was going to have my face eaten off by wolverines?

Well, I am happy to report that I still have 100% of my face. Yay!

Not [...]

13 Jul 2014

The 7 Stages of Hiking Sleeping Bear Dunes

When I learned that the campground where I was planning to camp last weekend was only forty minutes away from Sleeping Bear Dunes, I decided I should stop by there on my way.

After all, I’d have a few hours to kill before I could check into the campground, and I figured I could [...]

4 Jul 2014

By the time you read this I will probably have been attacked by wolverines. And not the type that look like Hugh Jackman.

I know I say this pretty much all the time.

But, you guys, I’M GOING TO DIE.

You see, this morning, I am getting in my car and heading to Northern Michigan to go camping by myself for the first time ever.

This seemed like a good idea when I was planning my trip, but [...]

29 Jun 2014

How to Make a Pie Because You Told All the Internet You’d Make a Pie

Every once in a while I regret having a blog.

Like when something mildly interesting (or not even interesting at all) happens and a friend or family member’s first reaction is to say, “You should blog about that.”

Or when all I want to do is watch bad reality television shows, but I feel [...]

15 Jun 2014

The One Thing I Didn’t Learn from My Dad (But I Wish I Had)

When I wrote this post for Mother’s Day about all the things my mom taught me, I knew I’d have to write a similar post for my dad on Father’s Day.

You know, to be fair.

And, you know, so I don’t get kicked out of anyone’s will. (Haha. I kid.)

But when I [...]