Of Old Journals & Blogs

My friend said she was scrolling through her 21,000 pictures (yep, that’s a lot) and she mentioned that she was thinking of starting a blog (HI ANGEL!). This prompted me to look up my old online blogs and maybe start this one again. This one is from Live Journal back in 2005-2008. I can’t believe…

Cotopaxi Questival

About to embark on a 24 hour adventure challenge! Stay tuned for more!!

Six Pack of Peaks: Peak # 3

Along with the 52 hike challenge, I’ve decided to try the six pack of peaks challenge. It consists of six different peaks/mountains in Southern California that gradually get higher and steeper. You do not have to do it in order but it makes it easier when you do.  San Antonio or Mt. Baldy, as it…

Havasupai 2016

Around two or three years ago, I remember seeing a photo of this gorgeous waterfall with crystal blue water. The orange color of the canyons matched with that blue water was a picture that stuck to me. I wanted to see that for myself. Later on I learned that the beautiful falls is called Havasupai…

Birthday Hike & Hike # 26

To celebrate my 27th birthday, I decided to hike the second of the six pack of peaks which is Cucamonga Peak. Hiking with eleven awesome friends was the icing on my cake. This hike is no joke. It is a 12/13 mile round trip hike with 8,860 feet in elevation. Whew! I’m glad I decided…

Big Horn Mine: Hike #23 

I’ve been wanting to do this hike for the longest time. I was already at the trailhead back in February but I left my jacket & it was just way too cold to hike. So, at that time, I opted not to hike.  Big Horn Mine is a moderate hike with more than moderate views…

Opt Outside 

The hashtag #OptOutside was created by REI in order to showcase photos of different outdoor adventures. When I look at the hashtag and pictures, it encourages and motivates me to keep “opting outside.”  There are some things that draw me to the outdoors. You know what they are? It is the peacefulness and calmness around….