That One Time in the Woods

By |August 8th, 2017|

My friend and I earned a Girl Scout badge today. Actually, based on the sheer volume of spider webs and spiders that could only be described as steroid-induced or GMO that we encountered on our seemingly innocent nature walk through the woods with our young children, I’d say we earned our Eagle Scout status…and our Didn’t-Lose-Our-Crap Status. This was in part due to my trail mate, Carissa, whose ever-optimistic demeanor and gentle voice talked both toddler and grown-up down from emotional instability to a place of calmness as we realized how far…oh so very far away we were from the […]