How to Develop Your Talent, Seize the Reins, and Enjoy the Journey

The reality of being human is that we are tugged and pulled by both noble and unruly tendencies—accepting this is the...

Phil's Trail—Bend, Oregon: A Classic Trail in One of the PNW's Best Outdoor Towns

Phil's Trail is the grandaddy of Bend, Oregon bike trails--a perfect sampler of high desert single track 

How Big Is One Cord of Wood?—All the Answers to Your Wood Chopping Questions

Here's a quick wood chopping primer that will up your Paul Bunyan game in no time

The Most Important Question You’ll Ever Ask

Life is richer if we choose to see it as a vast adventure. Life is richer if we are guided by the right question.

The Art of Adventurous Living: The Siren of Longing

It’s easy to be tempted by the myth that the quality of an adventure rises in direct proportion to dollars spent and ...

Why Gratitude is Never Easy

To experience gratitude, we must acknowledge that we are not in control. We must admit that what is good often comes...


When we're curious, we think more deeply, we travel more broadly, and we ask more probing questions. We're reminded t...


There’s plenty of evidence, both scientific and anecdotal, that goal setting is far less productive than many of us w...

Five Essential Skills That Schools Don't Teach

Parenting isn't easy. There’s no magic formula or cheat sheet. But there are a few tried-and-true lessons that have ...

Why Getting Dirt is Nature's Medicine

It seems a little counterintuitive that dirt can actually be good for us, yet it's true. Our modern obsession with cl...

Your kid needs a tree house (and you do too)

Many things today are better now than they were when I was a kid, but one thing isn’t: Childhood has moved indoors.

A River, a Dog, and a Cup of Tea

It was then, with the rain falling in sheets as we were heading back to the truck, that we finally saw our first trou...
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