Tag: hiking

Hikes In Arizona You Need To Do To Explore Wildflowers

Hikes In Arizona You Need To Do To Explore Wildflowers

“You belong among the wildflowers, you belong somewhere close to me, far away from your trouble and worry, you belong somewhere you feel free,” were lyrics that Tom Petty sang in one of his songs. It resonates so much to me during the period of […]

Know Before You Go: Hiking The Devil’s Bridge in Sedona

Know Before You Go: Hiking The Devil’s Bridge in Sedona

Finally, a hike crossed off my bucket list for Arizona: the Devil’s Bridge. It took me a while to get there, but I save these special hikes to share with some of my special friends. But, what makes this hike extra special is that it […]

Hiking Benefits I’ve Seen So Far From the 52 Hike Challenge

Hiking Benefits I’ve Seen So Far From the 52 Hike Challenge

If you have been following along some of the old articles and my Instagram, I have mentioned that I have been doing the #52HikeChallenge. I joined this challenge when I first heard about it and since I had moved to the land of many, many […]

Hiking the Bell Rock Trail in Sedona: The Astonishing History And Its Powerful Connection to Spirituality

Hiking the Bell Rock Trail in Sedona: The Astonishing History And Its Powerful Connection to Spirituality

Did you know Sedona was once a beach? It’s kind of crazy to think about it especially when we all know of Sedona being famed for its red rocks situated here in Arizona and its dry atmosphere. These rocks were formed from millions of years […]

First Time Camping Out In The Desert (and Sleeping Under The Stars)

First Time Camping Out In The Desert (and Sleeping Under The Stars)

The other day was a trip I’ll never forget in my life and an eye-opening experience as I’ve been shifting into making Arizona and the desert feel like home. A couple of my girlfriends and I decided to camp, randomly, on a Wednesday night. For […]

Solo Hiking: The Benefits, The Ultimate Guide, and The Do’s and Don’ts

Solo Hiking: The Benefits, The Ultimate Guide, and The Do’s and Don’ts

We’re all probably already aware of how beneficial hiking can be, and it’s a favorite outdoor activity loved by many. Hiking isn’t an outdoor activity that has to be shared by company, as fun as that may be, because you can face your fear and […]

Arizona: Hiking The Waterfall Trail at White Tank Mountains

Arizona: Hiking The Waterfall Trail at White Tank Mountains

Just 13 minutes away from home here in Arizona lies the White Tank Mountains. Every time I run outside and step outside our neighborhood in Surprise, Arizona, my views are always overshadowed by these glorious rugged mountains that have canyons and ridges within them. These […]

Buttermilk Falls, New Jersey: How I Spent the 1st Day of Autumn

Buttermilk Falls, New Jersey: How I Spent the 1st Day of Autumn

The other day was National Public Lands Day (September 22nd) AND unbelievably already the first day of autumn here in the East Coast (where did time go?!)!! I felt like I had a desire to get away for a little bit in nature and I […]

Choosing the Outdoors Over City Life and Facing Fears

Choosing the Outdoors Over City Life and Facing Fears

Being a Jersey girl, I was always blessed to see a diversity of scenery. I lived in suburban neighborhoods almost my whole life. I was used to seeing houses lined up after another and open spaces. I really felt safe and that I was part […]

The Best Hiking/Traveling Backpack That You Need

The Best Hiking/Traveling Backpack That You Need

Since I started this blog around February, a company sent me one of their products and its their Jetpack 20L backpack. Their backpack is by far one of the best things I ever owned and that is not a sponsored comment, this is truly my […]