Mexico to Warner Springs, CA

First 5 days of food!    


Trail Motivation

I'm hiking the Pacific Crest Trail because... life should be a daring adventure. I love being in the woods and standing on the heights. "do it while you're young" keeps ringing in my ears. my husband and I made a promise to one another to accomplish this dream together before we settle down and start a [...]

Almond Coconut Cookies

Eat plain, crumble in your oatmeal, dip them in peanut butter.. Almond Coconut Cookies   (makes 30 cookies) 4 cups finely ground almond flour 3 Tbs coconut oil, melted 4 tsp vanilla 8-10 tsp honey 1/2 tsp kosher salt 1 tsp baking soda 1/2-3/4 cup coconut flakes (I use Bob's Red Mill) Instructions: Preheat oven [...]

Base Weight Break Down

Our base weight is still a work in progress... but I think we're doing really good! We're still brainstorming other ways  (besides cutting our toothbrushes in half) we can cut down some more weight, but for now, this is where we're at! Below is our current calculated base weights (excluding water, food, trekking poles and the clothes we'll [...]

No Worries.

"Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus." Philippians 4:6-7 For the past 4 years, Jake and I have had our hearts set [...]