Editor's Note: Reposted from Outside To help you create the ultimate outdoor agenda, we asked our travel experts where they’re dying to go this year Stay in a PurePod in New ZealandPurePod (PurePods) Expert: Contributor Jen MurphyThe Draw: These eco-friendly one-bedroom structures with glass walls are plunked down in some of the most stunning, off-the-grid … Continue reading Where Will You Go In 2018?
Updated: 02/18/2018 The website/app, Goodreads, setup a reading challenge at the beginning of each year, since 2016. If you are unfamiliar with Goodreads, it is a social website centered around books and reading. The idea is that you can upload your personal library of book titles and arrange lists by the books you've read, the books … Continue reading Goodreads
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity." ~Amelia Earhart Who is Amelia Earhart? Amelia Mary Earhart (/ˈɛərhɑːrt/; July 24, 1897 – disappeared July 2, 1937) was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She received the U.S. … Continue reading Quote To Ponder ~Amelia Earhart
"The future has many names. For the weak, it's unattainable. For the fearful, it's unknown. For the bold, it's ideal." ~Victor Hugo "To avoid criticism, say nothing, do nothing, be nothing." ~Aristotle
The Snow Leopard, by Peter Matthiessen Originally published: 1978 Genres: Travel literature, Natural history Awards: National Book Award for Contemporary Thought, National Book Award for General Nonfiction (Paperback) Description: In the autumn of 1973, the writer Peter Matthiessen set out in the company of zoologist George Schaller on a hike that would take them 250 … Continue reading The Snow Leopard ~Peter Matthiessen | Book Review
The Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling Originally published: 1894 Description: The Jungle Book is a collection of stories by English author Rudyard Kipling. The stories are fables, using animals in an anthropomorphic manner to give moral lessons. Purchase: Amazon Books My only exposure to Kipling's classic was the Disney version and a cartoon rendering of … Continue reading The Jungle Book ~Rudyard Kipling | Book Review