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Why I Don’t Read Women’s Magazines

I have not touched a magazine geared towards deflating women in quite some time. Although, there was a time when I was obsessed with them. I think it started with J-14 and TigerBeat magazines, then I moved on to Seventeen, Teen Vogue, and Mademoiselle, and then Elle, Glamour, Marie Claire, Women’s Health, and the worst… Continue reading Why I Don’t Read Women’s Magazines

Adventuring · Thoughtful Words

5 Reasons to Keep Your Kids Indoors

If you allow your children to go outside, they might build confidence. Encouraging your children to explore outside and be adventurous is a sure way to build their confidence in their abilities. Being in nature challenges kids (and adults!) to get out of their norm and use their bodies and minds, which are great confidence… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Keep Your Kids Indoors

Adventuring

The Inca Trail: My Own Trail of Tears

In March, my boyfriend and I did a major thing – we backpacked the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. This was our first international trip together. We love the whole process of traveling, we love being outside, and we love a good challenge. This trip was all of those things and then some. You cannot… Continue reading The Inca Trail: My Own Trail of Tears

Adventuring · Big Park Tiny Tour

BIG PARK, TINY TOUR: Yellowstone National Park

  Let’s go on a tiny tour of the BIG Yellowstone National Park, shall we? Yellowstone is pretty special because it is the world’s first National Park. As you drive along the Grand Loop of the park, you will no doubt see wildlife, which is an exciting element of this park! You’ll likely have to… Continue reading BIG PARK, TINY TOUR: Yellowstone National Park