Archives for December 2018

Choose Your Path for 2019

How is it already almost 2019?!?! December went so fast….and I hate saying that. I don’t WANT life to go “so fast”. I don’t want to be “so busy”. I don’t want to just be sliding by feeling like I ran a … [Read more...]

outdoor advocacy update 004: sen. lee kills public lands package–because, bears ears.

Let’s just dive right in: Well, the public lands package is dead. It’s that big set of bills I’ve been hyped on, that includes LWCF permanent reauthorization, Recreation Not Red Tape, the Emery County Bill that’s close to … [Read more...]

Top Ways To Make Money While Travelling

Source Travelling is always an exciting time in people’s lives – and many people these days take the opportunity to go off travelling for months, sometimes years at a time. Indefinite travelling is the dream for many – working on the road … [Read more...]

Should I Stay or Should I Go? Renovating vs. Moving

There comes a time when your once cosy home will feel like you have outgrown it. Maybe you have a family now, so a sizeable home may be too cramped, maybe you want to redecorate, or maybe you just want a complete overhaul. Moving house may be one of … [Read more...]

Sawyer Kids Outdoor Clothing Brand Review

“Inspiring kids to be outside and be adventurous. That’s the idea, and the mission, behind everything we do.” Well, you sold me already, Sawyer. Named after Tom Sawyer, the quintessential youth explorer, this small Utah-based company is our very … [Read more...]

mini fresh 003: your weekly advocacy update

Advocacy updates + news It’s one of those weeks, y’all. Let’s start with the big bang: Secretary Ryan Zinke is leaving the Department of Interior. Good riddance. This quote from OIA’s Executive Director Amy Roberts … [Read more...]

Return to Death Valley

The drive isn’t long… between Lone Pine (Alabama Hills) and our stopping point in Death Valley… but it’s brutal. White knuckle most of the way.  From the time you enter the park boundaries it’s a long, narrow, windy, … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Stay Warm & Cozy

Today is the LAST day of our 12 Days of Gear Giveaways. Whew! I hope you’ve loved seeing all the gear we featured this year. Be sure to continue to watch our newsletters throughout the whole year as we offer exclusive discounts, tips and … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Hike On!

Here we go! 12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Day 11! If you’re just finding us, be sure to click here to find all the giveaways. Have you seen this?!?! –> Be sure you check out our huge gift guide for gift ideas AND a little … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Outdoor Fashion & Function

Here we go! 12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Day 10! Today’s giveaways are all about Outdoor Fashion (and function, of course!) If you’re just finding us, be sure to click here to find all the giveaways. Have you seen this?!?! –> Be sure … [Read more...]

2018 Outdoorist Holiday Gift Guide

Ugh, yes, another gift guide. Are you really even a blogger if you don’t write one? Here’s the thing: the holiday season is my favorite time of year. Yes, even more than summer. The moment Halloween passes, I am dreaming of twinkle … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Get Out and Move!

Here we go! 12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Day 9! Today’s giveaways are all things to help you get out and MOVE. If you’re just finding us, be sure to click here to find all the giveaways. Have you seen this?!?! –> Be sure you check out … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Great Gear for Kids

Here we go! 12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Day 8! If you’re just finding us, be sure to click here to find all the giveaways. Have you seen this?!?! –> Be sure you check out our huge gift guide for gift ideas AND a little sneak peek into what … [Read more...]

Alabama Hills- A Little Known Gem

A few years ago, while still traveling solo, I got chatting with a couple of guys who were standing at the same vista photographing sunrise in Death Valley. When I told them the direction I was heading later that day, one of them asked if I was going … [Read more...]

mini fresh 002: your weekly outdoor advocacy update

From breaking political news to outdoor advocacy movements, the world around us seems to be moving extra fast these days–and it’s hard to keep up sometimes. To help you stay in the loop, I’m going to start providing mini quick + gritty … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Family Fun

Here we go! 12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Day 7! If you’re just finding us, be sure to click here to find all the giveaways. Have you seen this?!?! –> Be sure you check out our huge gift guide for gift ideas AND a little sneak peek into what … [Read more...]

12 Days of Giveaways – Travel & Adventure

Happy Monday! Welcome back to the 12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Day 6! If you’re just finding us, be sure to click here to find all the giveaways. Have you seen this?!?! –> Be sure you check out our huge gift guide for gift ideas AND a little … [Read more...]