Exploring Shawnee National Forest, Illinois

This fun-filled Autumn trip was inspired by a trip I took back in May with my dad to South Cumberland State Park. My mom saw all of the pictures and all the fun we had that she wanted to do a mother daughter getaway too. Off we went to plan and due to a loss […]

GoTenna Mesh – Stay Connected

“And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul.” By: John Muir. Usually when we go to the forest, the mountains, or anywhere outdoors we go to disconnect from the world and connect with ourselves or those we are exploring with. By disconnecting we are also making ourselves vulnerable to […]

Ultimate Guide To Eco-Friendly Female Hygiene Outdoors

THE WALKING MERMAID

When I first started hiking I was only a little girl. I usually went hiking or camping with my dad so hygiene was very minimum. Just the main essentials at the most. Over the years new products have emerged, more awareness, and better guidance. In this post I will be going over the essentials for […]

Outdoor Pantry – Delicious Freeze Dried Food For The Outdoors

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Finding delicious freeze dried food for your outdoor adventures can be difficult especially if you are avoiding all of the preservatives and unhealthy ingredients that most companies put in their foods. Not anymore! Debbie over at Outdoor Pantry has made it her mission to bring to all outdoor enthusiasts a delicious, organic, healthy meal. ABOUT […]

Nashville’s Vintage Market Days Is Back!

Have you heard? Nashville’s Vintage Market Days is back and better than before. This is the best before Christmas event that you can attend to help support local shops and business. You can also complete your Christmas gift list. What To Expect! There is nothing better than the gift of giving. Why not make it […]

Harpeth River State Park Hiking Guide

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Harpeth River State Park has some cute and short, family friendly hike located just west of Nashville, Tennessee. It runs along the side of the Harpeth River leading to a man-made tunnel. The hike also has beautiful bluff overlooking the Harpeth River down below. Let me tell you about the history of The Narrows Of […]

Cairn: A Subscription Box For Outdoor Enthusiasts

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With subscription boxes becoming a new trend, it is good to see the different types there are. One of my new favorites is Cairn. Cairn is a carefully crafted monthly and quarterly subscription box created for outdoor enthusiasts and best of all, it is a company that gives back to the community and our planet. […]

How To Choose The Best Hike For Your Child

Hiking can be so fun especially when you are with those you love most. However, there can be many things that can turn a fun hike into frustration when hiking with children. You might have picked a hike that you thought your family may be able to do but quickly had to cut it short. […]