What’s Going with Me

What’s Going with Me

I’m preparing to walk 1,000 miles in 88 days through France and Spain. Some of those with be touring or rest days. I’m whittling down my pack list to get to the core of what’s essential, while realizing it doesn’t have to be perfect, it can be adapted as I go. Here’s what made the […]

What is Essential?

What is Essential?

I thought I was just going to crank out a post to show you my Camino packing list, but much more came up that deserves a voice. It all began two and a half weeks ago. I’d been on a lovely, yet wet walk, with my friend Berry. My goal was to go home and […]

Feet First

Feet First

In preparing to do any long distance walk, the most important asset you have is your feet. That’s why planning should start with thinking about your feet first! People will ask in the forums what is the best footwear for walking a Camino and the answers are always as varied as the people themselves. Start […]

The Camino is Calling

The Camino is Calling

In 2013 I heeded the call to walk the Camino Frances from St. Jean Pied-de-Port, France to Santiago, Spain. It was an amazing experience and one that I will never forget. I enjoyed it so much, that the call to walk has returned. I was originally hoping to walk in spring of 2016, but a […]