Welcome

This blog is inspired by questions and hunger–two essential life ingredients that give water and oxygen a run for their money. Enter The Curly Gates and I hope you’ll find yourself asking a few more questions, or maybe discovering a few new answers. And I hope you’ll leave hungrier – for food, travel, movement, and beyond. 

What does it mean to share DNA?
By Natalie Gates  /  March 19, 2019
Good morning, routine
By Natalie Gates  /  March 6, 2019
Sandy’s secrets for success
By Natalie Gates  /  February 19, 2019
Check out my piece on Elephant Journal
By Natalie Gates  /  February 11, 2019
So, how do you clean your butt?
By Natalie Gates  /  February 5, 2019
Why being a newb is the best
By Natalie Gates  /  January 30, 2019
What it’s like to move every year
By Natalie Gates  /  January 19, 2019
10 things I wish I knew my first time backpacking
By Natalie Gates  /  January 12, 2019