Travel Tips and Green Living

Surprising Sun-Smart Tips for Hikers and Skiers

Surprising Sun-Smart Tips for Hikers and Skiers

Vanity about my pale-pink complexion, starting when it was cool to be tan in the late '80s, has led to three painful rounds of topical chemotherapy on my face, which is really not pretty, friends. So let me share some hard-won and perhaps surprising wisdom for your outdoor adventures.

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Colorado Trip Tips: Visiting Rocky Mountain National Park

Colorado Trip Tips: Visiting Rocky Mountain National Park

I thought I had it all doped out. Before I go anywhere, I read maps, websites and reviews. I could tell you sixteen facts about our destination on the drive there. But it was dumb luck, not planning, that led to our best visits to Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Tent Camping Tip: Stacking Stuff

Tent Camping Tip: Stacking Stuff

If you're a little bit of a neat freak like me, then trying to stay organized amid piles of gear crammed into a living space staked into dirt can make you half crazy. So I was pretty proud of myself for coming up with this one:

Tent Camping Tip: Stacking Stuff

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