I'm sure you've heard about living a healthy lifestyle, a green lifestyle, a Paleo lifestyle or how about the swing lifestyle, but what exactly is the outdoor lifestyle? The meaning of lifestyle is the interests, opinions, behaviors, and behavioral orientations of an individual, group, or culture. Pair that with the outdoors and you get a group of people who love nature, the environment, simple and easy, back to basics living, domestic animals and wildlife, hiking, fishing, climbing, … [Read more...] about What is an Outdoor Lifestyle?
This week it's a FUN scavenger hunt! Remember doing this as a kid, I can. We used to have scavenger hunts at camp and I loved it! And guess what, You can still do this as an adult. It's a great way to escape outdoors for a little play time. Here's your mission for this week - Mark an area of 12 ft by 12 ft using sticks, stones, leaves or anything that is naturally found in nature. You can do this anywhere, in your back yard, at the park or in the woods. It's also fun to do … [Read more...] about Scavenger Hunt Ideas For Adults
Yard work, who likes doing yard work, not me. As much as I love being outdoors, I'd rather be looking at my beautiful yard then working in it. It's time consuming and gives me back pain. So this year I avoided it for as long as I could. As I write this it is the week of Thanksgiving. I should be done with my yard work by now but I'm procrastinating as usual. Instead, I sat down to finally read a chapter in a book I got last year called "Bringing Home Nature" by Douglas W. … [Read more...] about Save Time Money Avoid Yard Work Today
The Blizzard of 2016 is now in the rear view mirror and while most were digging out I decided to spend my afternoon snowshoeing rather than shoveling. Why you ask? Well, for a few reasons - 1. I hate to shovel 2. I need to exercise more 3. Maybe I can burn a few calories ( which means, I need to lose weight) So off I went snowshoeing in our neighborhood park. I didn't have to drive north or west like we usually have to do to see and play in the snow. I just walked 2 blocks carrying … [Read more...] about Lose Weight Snowshoeing?
If you're new to outdoor activities and you don't know where to go, this list is for you. It will guide you in your search for fun things to do outdoors in your area. Yeah, you could do a Google search, but it may lead you down a rabbit hole or outdated information. So I did the searching for you and provided helpful links and tips to get you on your way. Start with small adventures close to home and expand to longer trips far away. Just get outside and into nature. Fun Places to … [Read more...] about Where To Go Outdoors