Currently: on the Amtrak home to NYC. I just had a splendid weekend, spent camping right on the shore of this lil bit of water called Craig Creek waaayyy off the beaten path in Virginia. If you didn’t know, I spent my schooling years running around causing lots of mischief in that beautiful state, and it is every bit as much home as New York and Florida are.
For most of the last seven years, my group of girlfriends from college and I have spent Memorial Day weekend camping. Our group changes over the years, mainly by husbands, boyfriends, puppies, and more new friends added, but the core of us is the same – myself, Ashley K, Ashley M, and Ellen. We all lived on the same dorm hall freshman year of school and fell in love with each other over Mexican food, shared musical preferences, late night drives, and cats, duh.
Anyways, this weekend of camping we make sure to fit in every year (aside from last year, as Ashley M and her husband Kyle were on their honeymoon!) is something I basically live for. Read More »