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The Free Professional REI Class was Informative and Energizing

The Free Professional REI Class was Informative and Energizing

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. Benjamin Franklin. A few weeks ago I wrote a post about free classes that teach you how to camp, fish, hike, backpack, anything that you could do outdoors. So when […]

Amazing Themed Campgrounds That Will Make Wonderful Memories

Amazing Themed Campgrounds That Will Make Wonderful Memories

It’s that time of year where your starting to plan your camping trips for the year. I love a good old fashion campground, but sometimes it’s fun to shake things up. How about a themed campground? Many campgrounds are now offering a “Themed” experience or themed days. […]

A Look At Last Year For An Amazing New Year

A Look At Last Year For An Amazing New Year

I believe in order for you to move forward you have to take a step back and understand where you’ve been. This has been an eventful year for me personally. I’ve made some huge life changing decisions, I’ve reorganized my blog and how I run my business, […]

How to Make Sensational Outdoor Gear Less Expensive

How to Make Sensational Outdoor Gear Less Expensive

I’m cheap, I know it, who doesn’t love a great bargain. When your trying to outfit a family of five money gets tight quick. When you’re looking for outdoor gear, you might as well take a second mortgage on your house. It’s comical that an activity that […]

Do You Want to Learn How to Play Outside?

Do You Want to Learn How to Play Outside?

One thing that I try and teach my kids is you can never stop learning. In a previous post, I talked about I didn’t grow up with an outdoors influence. I have had to learn it all on my own. Recently I came across some great […]

Expedition Bigfoot Museum Blueridge Ga

Expedition Bigfoot Museum Blueridge Ga

Nestled in the foothills of Blue Ridge, Ga is an unassuming little museum known as Expedition Bigfoot.  Not paying attention you might actually miss it. Making a day trip, with my hubby, we headed up to Blue Ridge. After a small entrance fee, one of the […]

Burt’s Farm, Autumn Pumpkins in the Mountains

Burt’s Farm, Autumn Pumpkins in the Mountains

Every year since my kids were little we have made the trip to Dawsonville to Burt’s Farm. It has become a tradition that my kids, my husband and I look forward to every Autumn. As my family has gotten older I have begun to appreciate […]

16 Autumn Photos That Will Inspire You to Get Outside

16 Autumn Photos That Will Inspire You to Get Outside

Autumn is my absolute favorite time of year. I love getting outside, especially in the mountains, to see the colors of the leaves. It’s like a magical blanket that covers the forest. Hot chocolate and hot apple cider on a picnic after visiting the pumpkin […]

Art in the Park with Civil War Re-Enactment 2017

Art in the Park with Civil War Re-Enactment 2017

The Civil War was an ugly fight. So many men lost their live trying to form this nation. Families torn apart, brother against brother, homes and part of a state burned to the ground. Our nation took its first painful breath with that first fatal […]

8 Apps that Make for a Super Camping and Hiking Experience

8 Apps that Make for a Super Camping and Hiking Experience

As much as I like to disconnect, sometimes you just have to be connected. In the world that we live in now, it is almost dangerous not to have some sorta instant media. So I’ve decided to take advantage and use it to help make […]