What You Need To Know & How To Camp With Contacts I’ve had glasses since the third grade, and have been wearing contacts since I was 11. Needless to say, I am aware that I contacts can be a huge pain when doing anything outside (i.e. rafting, camping or hiking). Anyone who has contacts knows … More How to Camp with Eye Contacts
As I was going through photos of our hike through Havasupai Village and the Falls in Arizona, on our way to the Colorado River to raft ‘The Big Ditch’, we set up camp 13 miles in and the sun was starting to set. It was taken as the canyon was getting dark, just before we … More An Optical Illusion
“There’s a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they’re absolutely free. Don’t miss so many of them.” -Jo Walton
A Girls Guide to surviving and thriving with friends! Yes, we have heard it before how important friends are to having a fulfilling life. We know the benefits, even WebMD promotes it on their website and cites a survey that was “conducted by the Centre for Ageing Studies at Flinders University, the study … More Friends are Important!
I’m a relatively new cast iron convert. Yes, I still use my non-stick teflons sometimes, but there’s just something about cooking with cast iron… It’s AWESOME. Cast Iron Cookware can be a little intimidating (and heavy!) at first, but once you know what you’re doing, you’ll never look back. Why Cast Iron? Heats up HOT, … More Cast Iron In the Kitchen: Part 1/2
Every winter season I feel a touch of the ‘winter blues’ and I must remind myself that this is normal and it is possible to fight off this type of seasonal depression. I start to feel the need to bunker down, due to the shorter days and the cold winter nights. I love the snow, … More Winter Blues
Health Benefits of Being Outside Being outside for 20 minutes can increase your creativity and wake you up as much as one cup of coffee can! And that is only from being outside for 20 minutes! Think about all the things you can do with twenty minutes: Watch half an episode of Mad Men. Fix … More Twenty Minutes Can Change Your Life
Because the main hurdle to becoming a world-traveled adventurer is: paying for it! Read some tips for how you can save up (& make your && count!) for your next adventure! … More Saving Up for Your Next Adventure
“A cold wind was blowing from the north, and it made the trees rustle like living things.” ― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones
“What light is to the eyes – what air is to the lungs – what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.” We stumbled upon a Hot Air Ballon Festival this weekend. A beautiful sight for miles and miles….