The End of the Beginning

I have heard a number of parents say that there is a moment where their child walked through a metaphorical door – a time when they suddenly shed the struggles that mark the young years of childhood and the day-to-day got a bit easier. Some days I feel like that door is in sight.

Finding My (Kid-Free) Stride in the Backcountry

My first kid-free foray into the backcountry taught me plenty about myself and the importance of disconnecting, no matter what life demands of us.