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HBCU 5k Run Walk – A Tribe on a Quest

It's almost time for the Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance - 5k Run walk and we are a tribe on a Quest! A quest for what, you may ask. We're on a quest to find community, be healthy, create scholarship, and discover new things. If you're ready for the quest, now it's time...

Sleeping Comfortably While Camping

Sleeping Comfortably While Camping

I'm sure we aren't the only ones that had the challenge of sleeping comfortably while camping. When we first started camping, we did like most people and used what we had, an 18' air mattress designed for inside the house. We quickly realized that in order to have a...

Basics for a Camping Setup

Basics for a Camping Setup

If you all have been following our adventures for a while, you know that we struggle to pack just the basics for a camping setup. We typically pack everything we think we may need, plus backup. Since the pandemic, we have needed to do some quick overnight camping...

Sonya’s Solo Camping Trip

If you follow us on Instagram, you may remember I took a solo glamping trip for my 41st birthday. I got so many questions about what I did to entertain myself. The truth is the work of camping is enough to occupy your day. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOUsF2QWK2U...

How to Find a Great Campsite

How to Find a Great Campsite

When we first started camping, we mainly camped at state parks. They were safe, had reasonable amenities and convenient. Now that we've been camping for a few years, we rarely camp at state parks, because now we know what to look for. There are many resources to use...