Live Your Dream Grant

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Hey! We got a grant! A few months ago, Zoey and I applied to the American Alpine Club Live Your Dream Grant – check it out here. And we got it! $200 to climb The Nose on El Capitan as an all-woman team. That’s pretty sweet. Thanks AAC! #roadtothenose Some Background After going to Yosemite […]

Turning Points

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Yesterday someone posed the question: “What’s the biggest turning point you’ve had in your life?” I usually give a wishy washy answer about retiring from skiing or in this case, finishing college.  After hearing their beautiful and impactful answers to the same question, I couldn’t live with my surface level response. So to answer the […]

All Done in Ecuador

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We finished our course in Ecuador! My co-instructor Cody and I have a ~32 hour layover in Salt Lake before flying to the Dominican Republic to yeah another Wilderness Advanced First Aid course. This one will be 4 days long instead of 3 and we’ll have two interns with us so that trip will feel […]

Ecuador Travel Update

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First day of teaching in the books! I think it went ok and I got to use soooo many magic markers my posters turned out beautifully. Suffice it to say I’m 0% a vegan while abroad. I’d starve to death… so I’m fully embracing whatever is served to me (I have yet to order off […]