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Pictures from Our Trip to Yosemite

There are few places on earth that are as breathtaking as Yosemite National Park. This is perhaps the most iconic view of the park, ...

Interview: Lindsay Takes on Big Bend

What it do, y'all?! This morning my topic of choice is Big Bend National Park, and I'm interviewing my friend Lindsay about her recent ...

Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge…and Pie!

Monday of last week was a good day. I got to spend time with my nieces and sister in law at one of the 19 National Wildlife Refuges in ...

Fun Camping and Hiking at Inks Lake

This weekend, Brandon and I went on a quick overnight trip to Inks Lake State Park. My sister in law Stephanie loves to camp here and we've ...

Where to Get Outdoors in Houston

One time at a grocery store in Houston a clerk turned to me and said, "Welcome to Planet Houston!" I thought that was a fair assessment....

A Frosty Drive in the Gila National Forest

This weekend, Brandon, Mom, and I went out to New Mexico. As you may have noticed, this isn't our first visit to this part of the world--we ...

San Antonio’s Wildest Place: Government Canyon State Natural Area

On Christmas Eve this year, my family and I explored Government Canyon State Natural Area, one of the largest parks in a city limits in the ...

Review: Wild by Cheryl Strayed

Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Last Christmas, I was given this book as a gift. It took a few months for me to ...

What Inspired Your Love of the Outdoors?

A few months ago, I was talking with a neighbor about our shared love of the outdoors. I asked her, "What made you interested in the ...

A Sunrise Walk in Tuscany I Will Always Remember

Hello blog readers, it has been a while! I took a brief blogging hiatus for the past three or so weeks in order to do some European ...