Life as a Local

My workout secret? Add 10 lbs to the laundry basket. #yorkshireterrorist (at Tiny House)

The winds picked up the closer we got to camp.  That night I laid awake listening to the tent bow and creak under its force.  It died down just before dawn and we followed fresh bear tracks back to the truck.  I miss this place so dang much. #tbt #myhappyplace #alaska #outdoorwomen #backpacking

The winds picked up the closer we got to camp. That night I laid awake listening to the tent bow and creak under its force. It died down just before dawn and we followed fresh bear tracks back to the truck. I miss this place so dang much. #tbt #myhappyplace #alaska #outdoorwomen #backpacking

Our idea of a date? Up at 4 a.m, 2 hours of driving, and 10 miles of hiking. ❤️👊 #myhappyplace #mancrushmonday #mountsanjacinto #socalhiker #makeadventure #livebetterstories

Our idea of a date? Up at 4 a.m, 2 hours of driving, and 10 miles of hiking. ❤️👊 #myhappyplace #mancrushmonday #mountsanjacinto #socalhiker #makeadventure #livebetterstories

San Jacinto round two with @benswinehart #socalhiker

San Jacinto round two with @benswinehart #socalhiker

What a pleasant lunchtime surprise! #BeKindLA #shareacoke #payitforward

What a pleasant lunchtime surprise! #BeKindLA #shareacoke #payitforward

My first bear sighting in California! This is why the food goes IN the big metal container folks! #heybear #keepitwild #wildlife #easternsierras

My first bear sighting in California! This is why the food goes IN the big metal container folks! #heybear #keepitwild #wildlife #easternsierras

Sunday in the Sierras with @lwyckoff78 #outdoorwomen #campvibes #easternsierras #myhappyplace

Sunday in the Sierras with @lwyckoff78 #outdoorwomen #campvibes #easternsierras #myhappyplace

@lwyckoff78 and the million dollar view #outdoorwomen #easternsierras #hikingbuddies

@lwyckoff78 and the million dollar view #outdoorwomen #easternsierras #hikingbuddies