A new kind of passport

I will admit it: I'm burned out on this work event and it's still 8 days away. Just had a lovely (but short) evening hosting wonderful friends to watch this week's RuPaul Drag Race All Stars 3, and happy to report that our beloved Seattle queen, the terminally delightful BenDeLaCreme, survived another week. I kicked... Continue Reading →

One Woman Walk-a-thon Update

Thank you for all of your support! My one woman walk-a-thon for Snohomish County Legal Services is now at $288 (out of $5,000 goal). Please feel free to share links to this page and help spread the word. I'm grateful! Thermometer By ABC Fundraising®

It’s still happening…

I am now completely consumed by this work event on March 3, but I am still thinking about Camino prep. I just haven't had the time to write extensive updates but I assure you I am still going. A good friend helped adjust my pack and figure out what all the straps do; another good... Continue Reading →

First piece of gear acquired

The trip still feels so far away, but it is quickly becoming a reality and no longer an abstract concept. Plane tickets purchased at New Years. Guide books bought and sufficient initial research completed. Sports bra that fits and isn't trying to choke me to death bought. OK. Fine. But the dirty secret is that... Continue Reading →

First pledge is in!

Thank you to my wonderful friends, the CaminoJen campaign has its first pledge today! I haven't even bought a backpack yet (I'm leaving for REI in a few minutes to get some advice now). This friend pledged 25 cents per mile and his employer will match it... so $240 already towards my $5,000 goal. Thank... Continue Reading →

A one person walk-a-thon

Wish you could come with me to walk the Camino but can't make it happen this time? You can join me in spirit by pledging to support Snohomish County Legal Services for every mile I hike! More details are here on the Steps to Support SCLS page. Thank you, friends!


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