outdoors

When someone says “cancer treatment”, I’ll bet you staying active isn’t one of the things that comes to mind. But what I’ve found through my own personal cancer journey is that staying active can actually help you get through treatment. Yes, it can be difficult, but it’s worth it. I’ve experience severe Chemo Brain, and […] Read more…

A few years ago, while on a cruise, my family decided to go cave tubing. For those of you who don’t know what that is, you basically float around on an inner tube downriver. The river just so happens to run through some pretty cool looking caverns on your way downstream. It’s actually quite relaxing, […] Read more…

What is a Dark-Sky Reserve I had never heard of a Dark-Sky Reserve until a couple days ago. A Dark-Sky Reserve is a protected, designated area with limited to no light pollution.¬†They are areas dedicated to scientific study, educational awareness, and public enjoyment. If you’re into stargazing and astronomy, it’s the perfect place to get […] Read more…

The Northern Lights, also known as the Aurora Borealis, is an amazing phenomenon! The closer you get to Earth’s northern pole, the greater your chances of seeing the Northern Lights. True, there are other countries (Canada, Norway, Denmark, etc.) where you get the greatest amount of aurora. However, there are several places within the United […] Read more…

  Egg cartons accumulate around my house quicker than I can blink. I’ve recently wondered if there was something useful I could use them for rather than just throwing them out (well, recycling). A quick search and I came across several interesting ideas of recycling egg cartons into something useful! Seed Starters Egg cartons make […] Read more…

Winter has hit, and there’s nothing worse than getting stuck in the snow and ice when you’re on a back road or outside of civilization. Winter may not be such a big deal to some of the southern states, but if you live some place where snow and ice are a fact of life, then […] Read more…

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