This is kinda a weird post for me, but I'm on a kick and I've been telling all my friends, so I have to share: Aldi, y'all.Read More
The big weekend finally arrived. We made it to Emporia. Sat through the Rider’s Meeting. Shared in nervous laughter and last minute doubts about our tires, our gear, our nutrition, everything.Read More
After the election results I called my Granny Ba, seeking her hard-earned wisdom. While she was obviously disappointed, she encouraged me to keep my head up, "there is always hope, this is America."Read More
After acclimating to Italy for a few days in Rome, we took the train north to the infamous Cinque Terre. I chose this place for it's beauty, for it's tradition of hiking, and because it came highly recommended. We were not disappointed. It was breathtakingly beautiful.Read More
On my 31st birthday, Nick surprised me with the gift of a trip to Italy.
I spent the next year dreaming, talking to friends and strangers about Italy, about traveling, about history, and culture, and adventure and in September of 2016 we took off for Roma.Read More