The Entwives

The Entwives

Jimmy took some pictures of my costume while we were in the woods this weekend. I was an entwife for Halloween. I am especially proud of how my headpiece came out. Favorite costume I’ve ever worked on! Since the entwives of Fangorn forest were never found, I took some artistic license. Hope you enjoy! “There […]

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour: Get inspired!

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour: Get inspired!

Each screening has a different selection of films, spread over two nights. I’ll post some clips from some of my favorites. A few of the full films are online, but most of these I only have a promo clip. It was so cool to watch these on the big screen and hear the audience reactions, cheers, gasps, and see a few tears being wiped away. All the films were exciting to watch, inspiring, and left me itching to get outdoors. Which is, I think, kind of the point.

Digital Detox – My rules

Digital Detox – My rules

When Amanda and I decided to start our 30 day Digital Detox, we didn’t sign an official contract or anything, but we definitely had a verbal agreement with each other about how this was going to go. We both agreed that as hardcore iPhone and social media addicts, just cutting back a little bit wasn’t going to suffice. We would have to make some pretty drastic changes if we were going to treat this like the elimination diet it was. We each abused the internet in various and sundry ways, so we each had different rules. Here’s how my rules played out for the month.

Digital Detox

Digital Detox

I realized that I couldn’t stand in line somewhere for even five minutes without looking at my phone. Why was I doing this? And what was I doing in line for all those years before I was constantly consuming information all day long? I decided to go on a full out digital detox for 30 days to cure my Compulsion to Check.

‘Tis the season

‘Tis the season

I have really gotten into the Christmas spirit this year! Wreaths, lights, fresh pine boughs – check it out!