Camping Adventures and City Tours in Charleston

Over the upcoming summer, Laura, McKenna, and I will be traveling out west to camp for several weeks. Before embarking on such a marriage-shattering expedition, we chose to test out our camping equipment at Charleston over Spring Break, packing our recently-updated gear. Because if something on this trip is going to break the marriage, it…

Camping in Shenandoah National Park

The Shenandoah River and a not-so-distant forest fire at sunset. McKenna’s first camping trip! The spider in the bathroom was the biggest that I have seen in the state of Virginia. This picture really doesn’t do it justice. A family hike through a meadow to one of the ridges overlooking the river.The meadow by the…