Tag Archives: adventure

Outdoor Education

Completely omit doubt from your campaign to make a dream come true. Continue reading

Posted in camping, climbing, education, forestry, Outdoor, Parenting, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

What I Love About Winter (Reprise)

Making a list of things I like about winter is like making a gratitude list when I’m in a bad mood; the goal is to turn my frown upside down, and the goal is uphill from where I am. 1. You … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, hiking, motherhood, Outdoor, Parenting | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How To Get Your Juices Flowing

Do you know what it feels like to be “in the flow”? You may have even used the phrase without knowing its origins. A famous theorist and author with a hard-to-pronounce name changed my life. If you haven’t already read … Continue reading

Posted in Bliss, blog, Family, Health, New York, Nutrition, Outdoor, Parenting, Photography, Psychology, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Winter in Malibu

Winter in Malibu reminds me of winter on Chicago’s North Shore. When we first came sweeping into Malibu, it was a crisp 50 degrees. I was reminded of Chicago winters on Lake Michigan. It’d be so cold, the waves would … Continue reading

Posted in blog, California, Family, Outdoor, Parenting, Photography, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Ten Things I Appreciate About Snow

This was my status update the other day when New York got it’s first snow of winter (not to omit the Halloween storm that took out a large tree and downed power lines on our property): “I don’t like snow. … Continue reading

Posted in blog, Family, Health, Journal, Nature, New York, Outdoor, Parenting, Photography, Psychology, Relationships, social networking, Travel, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Carsten Höller: Experience

In a previous post, I wrote about how I’m a novelty seeker. An addict, even. Since, as a new(ish) parent, I can’t get my adrenaline rush as often as I used to, I’m happy enough striving to laugh every day. … Continue reading

Posted in blog, Family, New York, Parenting, Photography, Travel, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What I Love About Winter

I’m going to be honest. I hate winter. I’m going to be honest again. Gratitude’s all the rage, but sometimes I don’t feel grateful. I may feel frustrated or ignored, which makes me mad, and worried I’ve taken a wrong … Continue reading

Posted in Bliss, blog, Family, Health, Journal, Nature, New York, Parenting, Photography, Psychology, Relationships, Religion, social networking, Travel, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments