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Unhitched – The beginning of an end…

…or the end of a beginning. I won’t be hiking with E on my back much longer.  We certainly have a lifetime of hikes ahead of us, but hitcher hikes, not so much.  There are several factors heralding the beginning of a new era, and the end of the hikehitcher era (don’t worry, though, not…

Slide buddies

Waypoint 1

  And now for a post from our “sponsors!”  If you’d like to see the last one, here it is. E: Well, we aren’t famous. I’ve been telling my mom she’s gotta work harder, maybe get up some neon signs or put mine and Q’s face on a couple billboards so casting agents and all…

Who needs sleep?

Irvine Trail, Mt. Douglas Park

  Adrienne: We stumbled across this particular trail by accident. Amanda and I were in Victoria, staying with our friend A and her adorable little boy T. A lives mere steps away from Mount Douglas Park, and on the morning of our second day we were itching to get out and trample around the park. We left…

Babywearing at its best

Mule Mums

Amanda: This week, A and I took the girls to the island to visit a friend from our Hypnobabies prenatal class (another A, incidentally. :)). We packed up the trunk the night before, stuffing it full of travel cribs and diapers and wipes and too much clothing. Toys for the road and toys for when…

On our way!

Mount Thom Summit Trail and the Lookout Loop

Adrienne: So Amanda and I had what I would call an Epically Successful Hike this week, which essentially propelled us into a new realm of hiking territory. This is both good and bad. Good because it means we’re getting stronger and more capable and can tackle hikes that are pretty challenging (especially with a thirty…