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.

Indoor Pond Nature Study at The Wild Center, Tupper Lake, New York

The Wild Center—Exploring a Natural Playground

The Wild Center is one more reason to explore the Adirondacks and a terrific adventure for families. We could not wait to plan our trip and experience this natural playground set in the mountains and forest. This educational center hosts interactive and hands-on learning experiences to encourage Visual Thinking Strategies, a new concept in modern science.

The Burgundy Zine #5-Be Present-Culture

The Burgundy Zine asked me to submit a feature article that would fit their 5th issue—Be Present-Culture. It is such an honor to be invited back to this digital publication. After some thought about what it currently means for me to “be present” and the current meaning of “culture,” I could think of no better topic than Tiny Living.

American Museum of Natural History, NYC, dinsoaur with a santa hat

Holiday Fun at the Museum of Natural History

I feel like a kid again when I visit the American Museum of Natural History. Curiosity and wonder fill my mind as I navigate towards the dinosaur bones, check my weight on a Giant Red Star, and see a 500 foot blue whale up close. (I am possibly more excited than the children I brought with me, especially during the holidays!)