61 days until my thruhike of the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail.
My itinerary is set, tent sites reserved, and meals planned. Packing will begin the week before I hit the trail. So what is left to prepare? Good question.
I continue to prepare by training. Exercising, eating right, and getting sleep. However, to be honest I haven’t stayed the course (trail) completely. I have a bad habit of straying when stress or anxiety come creeping into my life. On stressful days from work it’s easy to come home and settle for a high carb meal that is easy to throw into a boiling pot of water, pour on some cheap store bought sauce and sprinkle a more than generous amount of cheese, which according to recent news is mostly made up of wood shavings. Ah, nutritious.
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