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Appreciation for winter weather is often overlooked. A majority of people enjoy the warm, ocean-scented summer months. For me, summer is enjoyable, but winter gives my soul motivation; there are still plenty of activities to do outside throughout the [...]
My senior year has lead to a heightened appreciation for the environment. With all of the stress due to school and my social surroundings, I have found an escape in the outdoors. My past presentation of this blog focused primarily on activities to do [...]
As the weather gets colder and the ability to do more outside is lessened. I shifted out of the mountains and more towards the middle of North Carolina. My mom is very adventurous and seeks a thrill. She has definitely enlisted that lifestyle in me. [...]
I spent the past weekend with my friend and fellow classmate, Xenna. We went to her home in Old Fort and enjoyed being in the woods together. When I first arrived I noticed how cool and unique her home was. Xenna’s step-dad had made some pretty cool [...]
My mom and I have a list of places that we want to go together. One of the places on the list was to visit Greece. So this summer My mom, my friend Bronwyn, Bronwyn’s mom, and I got on a very long plane ride overseas. This 9 hour plane ride would [...]
Ever since I was a little girl I have always loved being outside. My parents and I would hike Mount Pisgah what felt like every weekend. I spent every minute I could outside with the neighborhood kids, whether we were playing tag, hide and go seek, or [...]