French Presses



May 26, 2016


When we crossed the Colorado border, I was curled up in the fetal position on the bed. It was nearing midnight, and Adam had been driving […]
May 20, 2016

Becoming “Big Ups” Again

Appalachian Trail Days in Damascus, Virginia is a celebration. Thousands of people from all over the world infiltrate the quiet mountain town to celebrate the journey […]
May 10, 2016
On Doing Nothing

Why We Need Nothing

“Jessssss can we pppllease go play?” Adam is staring at me with that pleading puppy dog look that’s impossible to refuse. It’s nearing 5pm and we’ve […]
May 9, 2016

An Abundance of Life

With an abundance of rain, brief moments of sun, oh wait, and more rain, some might ask, how could a festival be fun with weather like […]
May 1, 2016
cheat water trail

Pit Stops: May

We want to hang out! That’s part of the reason why we hit the road in the first place. Check back on our blog and social […]
April 30, 2016

A Familiar Feeling

I’ll begin by venturing into the past. It’s May 11th, 2014 in Emory, VA. My restless leg typewriters back and forth as the anticipation of graduating […]
April 26, 2016
Feature Image

The Compromise

I think it’s fascinating to wonder what the insides of the Blue Ridge Mountains look like. Layers of bedrock stripped down over time can reveal stories […]
April 22, 2016

DIY Van Life

In today’s world, the spectrum of how-to #vanlife is huge: you could go cheap, throw a mattress on a couple of milk crates, and call it […]
April 19, 2016
A First For All

A First For All

Spirits were high this past weekend and music filled the streets. Roanoke, VA harnessed hundred of runners from all over the country eager to tackle one […]