Outdoor Adventures

No matter where you live there is a world of adventure right outside your door. Check out our recent outdoor adventures and find inspiration for your outdoor adventures.

Walking sticks are a wonderful tool for hiking. A hiking stick has many great uses. Here are 5 reasons to carry a walking stick or trekking poles when you hike.
5 Reasons to Use a Walking Stick
Teddy Roosevelt may have been talking about foreign policy when he said, “Speak softly and carry a big stick,” yet,
Bush’s Beans Visitor’s Center
We live in Arkansas and my parents live in Virginia. That means when we travel to visit them we have
searcy bike trail its hot and you need a slushie
Searcy Bike Trail – It’s Hot and You Need a Slushie!
Spring came super early to Arkansas this year and it seems that summer has arrived late. We just hit our
Pure Michigan
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and Lake Michigan Lighthouses
Until a few weeks ago, I had been to every state east of the Mississippi River except for Michigan.  I
5 Southern Summer Vacation Ideas
 Growing up Yankee, I never really imagined I would one day live in the south and absolutely love it.  In
Paddling and Hiking Sugar Loaf Mountain
When we first started paddling Greer’s Ferry Lake I was thrilled with the Old Hwy 25 recreation area. Yet for
5 Southern Summer Vacation Destinations Memphis River Boats
Memphis Riverboat Cruises
We visit Memphis pretty frequently and decided to finally check out the Memphis Riverboat cruises on a recent trip. We
Sugar on Snow, also called Maple Toffee, is a delicious candy treat made by pouring boiling syrup onto fresh snow. The result is delicious, mapley goodness that is sweet and satisfying.
Sugar on Snow | Maple Toffee
It doesn’t snow very often in Arkansas but when it does I look forward to making Sugar on Snow! This