American Merchant Mariner Memorial with Statue of Liberty

The Battery—Exploring NYC’s Origins at its Oldest Public Space

Battery Park, aka The Battery, is a piece of history lasting four centuries that tells the story of New York, its people, and the beginnings of our diverse nation. You could easily overlook its importance if you didn’t know any better, but I’m hoping this post will motivate you to get to know it better.

Woman posing at the boulder field with forest behind and blue skies at Hickory Run State Park, Pennsylvania

LASIK Review—The Adventures Will Continue!

Wearing corrective lenses was no longer giving me the confidence to jump across the top of boulders, swiftly mountain bike through wooded trails, or even sprint up and down lengthy staircases. If I didn’t do something about my eyes, I would have to forego a big part of my active outdoor lifestyle. My LASIK review.