As an active Mom, getting outside with my family is so important. Getting outside has been my number one way to keep my attitude positive and happy since becoming a single Mom. Days spent outdoors seem to bring good attitudes to my entire family. With the added benefit of exhausted children who sleep well that night!
When life gets overwhelming… Go take a hike. I’ve been feeling stressed and overwhelmed, so the obvious answer was to give hiking with my crew a try. Hiking has always been my favorite way to take a breather, find perspective, forget my troubles… but I gave it up for way too many years. I think it always seemed daunting, between the drive, and packing (and carrying) supplies, and the worry