It’s impossible for me to discuss the things I’ve learned in 2015, that I’m taking with me into 2016 without mentioning the one single thing I do each day without fail. Every day I rise with the sun & train … Continue reading LP 2016 : Rise with the sun & train.
At the end of a long day of adventuring, it’s easy to throw down the pack and head straight for a long night’s sleep- only to wake up the next morning, aching and stiff all over. You can make grand adventures without the achy body and extreme stiffness. Take care of your adventuring body with these four simple trick for post-hike body bliss. Eat up. The perfect post-hike meal combines protein (help muscles recover) and carbohydrates (which help replenish energy stores). Choose foods like a tuna-fish sandwich or chicken over rice that combine both sources of marco-nutrients for an easy … Continue reading Simple Tricks for Post-Hike Body Bliss.
Start before you are ready. If that little inner voice inside you keeps directing you towards a goal, listen. Don’t start calculating or debating. Don’t let the doubt, fear, or anxiety creep in. Forget the details. Forget all the … Continue reading LP 2016: Climb Your Mountain.
As the last few days of 2015 unfold, I’ve found that I’ve been stumbling across lessons in small moments. Lessons in moments that I’ve been least expectant. Moments that I’ve allowed myself to be present and soak up my surroundings. … Continue reading The “Lesson Plan” for 2016.
The holidays are here! The season of get-togethers’ is upon us and before you let time (& your waistline) get away from you, implement these five little tweaks into your busy holiday schedule to work off that holiday feast! Wake … Continue reading The Ultimate Fitness Plan To Working Off Your Holiday Feast.
Prior to becoming a regular on the trails, the first several hikes left me a dull ache in my middle and lower back. Trudging several miles with what felt like a pile of bricks on my back became like an … Continue reading No More “Pack-Ache” : 5 Exercises to Stifle Back Trouble While On the Trail.