Articles written by: Elizabeth Kovar

First Descents – Fighting Cancer One Outdoor Trip at a Time
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First Descents – Fighting Cancer One Outdoor Trip at a Time

If you’ve ever experienced the power of the outdoors then you know best what influence and message nature instills on humans. First Descents, established in 2001, offers free outdoor adventure experiences to young adult cancer fighters and survivors. The outdoor and adventure experience allows individuals to escape the disease and […]

Bare Your Sole: Top Minimalist Shoes for Active Feet
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Bare Your Sole: Top Minimalist Shoes for Active Feet

The minimalist shoe craze has got everyone by their bare-feet. From trails to roads, active feet need to be protected, but with which shoe? There’s no need to worry as there is a shoe for every arch and Morton’s toe. Get ready to grip, or wiggle, your toes into something […]

Summer Solstice Celebrations
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Summer Solstice Celebrations

It’s finally here – the longest day of the year.  June 21, 2013 marks the first day of summer, and the start to a weekend full of celebrations to salute the sun. As the first official weekend of summer, North Americans rejoice with parades, carnivals, spiritual gatherings and naked bike […]

The 5 Best Yoga Mats on the Market
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The 5 Best Yoga Mats on the Market

Like people, yoga mats come in various sizes, colors and features. In fact, with so many mats on the market, it can be said that there is a mat available for every body, style and personality.  Mats are designed differently – some are the most sticky, some are the most eco-friendly. So what […]

Top Swimwear for the Sporty Female
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Top Swimwear for the Sporty Female

Warm weather is approaching and that means it’s time to paddle the ocean or train for outdoor events. Women love fashion like men love ESPN. Looking good makes females feel good and exude their confidence. So whether you are a beach yogi or SUP enthusiast, train hard, paddle fast and […]

7 DIY Earthy Day Home Activities
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7 DIY Earthy Day Home Activities

One day, every year, we are reminded to do something good for the planet. This day is known as Earth Day. As climate changes, people are more aware than ever before about how the human footprint affects the planet. Earth Day celebrates sustainable actions, and sometimes it is the smallest […]

50 States, 50 Sites
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50 States, 50 Sites

Whether you are visiting one state, or driving across the country, here are the best sites to see in each state. From mushroom rocks to volcanoes, each state features a unique or pristine geological wonder that is worth exploring. Alabama Alabama’s Gulf Coast is breathtaking. Enjoy stunning sunrises and succulent […]