Life as a Local

Between wild fires, drought, and human carelessness it was refreshing to return to this place and find it seemingly unchanged. #easternsierras #myhappyplace #keepitwild #rei1440project #leavenotrace

Between wild fires, drought, and human carelessness it was refreshing to return to this place and find it seemingly unchanged. #easternsierras #myhappyplace #keepitwild #rei1440project #leavenotrace

Can you spot @mikeoharaphoto casting his line? #theviewfromthehammock #easternsierras #myhappyplace #rei1440project

Can you spot @mikeoharaphoto casting his line? #theviewfromthehammock #easternsierras #myhappyplace #rei1440project

#tbt Super excited to return to this place after 4 years away! #easternsierras #rei1440project #myhappyplace

#tbt Super excited to return to this place after 4 years away! #easternsierras #rei1440project #myhappyplace

Brutus and his bro Tucker celebrated #NationalDogDay with a roly poly playdate in the parking lot. #dogswithjobs

Brutus and his bro Tucker celebrated #NationalDogDay with a roly poly playdate in the parking lot. #dogswithjobs

All we’re missing is @benswinehart and @lucasmartinhart

All we’re missing is @benswinehart and @lucasmartinhart

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