Hiking in a winter wonderland – Len Foote Hike Inn

Growing tired of over-priced, over-hyped New Year’s Eve celebrations, a friend and I decided to ring in the New Year in nature by spending two nights at Georgia’s Hike Inn. I thought Georgia would be warmer. It’s The South – palmetto trees and peaches and such; sweatshirt weather at most. But when I checked the … Continue reading Hiking in a winter wonderland – Len Foote Hike Inn

The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Packing

Packing for plus-size women can be a challenge. Our clothing genuinely takes up more space. With the added terror of checked baggage being lost and visiting a place  where fat-friendly clothing options are limited (or non existent), I almost always carry on only. Here’s how I pack for a two-week trip using only a carry-on: … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Packing

What to know about visiting Australia’s Kimberley region

This post was written for PinkPangea.com Australia was the final stop in my quest to visit all seven continents before turning 40. I prefer remote landscapes over cities, so I selected a 9-day Kimberley camping adventure with Intrepid Travel (sort of like this one). Another option was a three day trip near Uluru (Ayers Rock) … Continue reading What to know about visiting Australia’s Kimberley region