Day Hiking Checklist

Here’s my day hiking checklist, fell free to add or take away from this day hiking checklist. Get outside, have FUN today!

5 Hiking Tips For Women Who Choose To Hike Alone

Here are my 5 hiking tips for women who want to hike alone or haven’t yet but want to try it. I also give a few more tips about safety and why I don’t carry a gun for solo hiking, not that there’s anything wrong with that.

Where To Go Outdoors

New to the outdoor activities and don’t know where to go, I have a list for you. From nature centers to national parks, I’ll show you where to find the information you need to get started outdoors.

My Favorite Outdoorsy Gift Ideas

Here’s my favorite outdoorsy gift ideas I love and use in the great outdoors. So if you’re looking for a gift for the outdoorsy lover in your life you may just find it here.

10 Benefits of Urban City Hiking

When I was growing up urban wild places is where I fell in love with the outdoors. We didn’t have mountains in our back yard but we did have green spaces within the city limits that we explored every day. We played outside digging holes, catching tadpoles at the frog pond and made our own trails at our local city…

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5 Ways to Enjoy the Long Winter

I know for a lot of people wintertime is “dark and depressing”. In fact, my famous remark used to be, “it’s to cold outside to do anything fun”. I hated winter and couldn’t wait for spring. That all changed when I met my now husband, Dan. He loves winter, loves to ski, hike, camp (not so much anymore) ice skate,…

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