Setting My Default to Happy – The Name that Changed My Life

The first time I truly enjoyed myself on a camping trip was two months ago in Moab. I have loved camping and backpacking my whole life, and I often experienced joy on these adventures, but underlying that happiness I always felt anxious, scared, or stressed. The quiet of wild spaces that most people find to…Read more Setting My Default to Happy – The Name that Changed My Life

Why “Pretty Good for a Girl”

The idea for "Pretty Good for a Girl" began percolating in my mind after trying to convey to others, with difficulty, the subtle competition sometimes found between female skiers, mountain bikers, hikers, etc.