Meadow

Today’s word from yourdictionary.com is “Meadow” and is defined as “a grassy area, typically near a river.” The photo in this post looks very similar to an area of the Pacific Crest Trail where we hiked meadow after meadow in Yosemite...

Forest

Today’s nature word is “Forest” and it is defined on yourdictionary.com as an “area with lush trees and vegetation.” An exciting factoid about hiking areas of the Pacific Crest Trail (and other trails nationwide, I’m sure) is that...

Mountain

I thought it would be fun to share some of the definitions of words in nature… some of our favorite places, etc. Today, we start with “Mountain.” Defined by yourdictionary.com as a large raised area in the surface of the Earth. Some of my favorite...

Journaling Practice

Wednesday Wisdom: Tips For Having Fun When Starting A Journaling Practice. I thought it would be fun to share some tips to have fun when starting a journaling practice… here are 5 quick tips… Pick A Journal That Speaks To You – I have found over the...

Journal

Your Friendly Hise Hikers Tuesday Tip…Write About It. This is the journal that I take on backpacking adventures. It has seen some things. It had “heard” some things. It has been involved in some things. Journaling has been one of the most cathartic...

Stronger Than Ever

Motivation Monday: I Am Getting Stronger! On a recent trip to the mountains, Jason and I spent some time playing in the snow and building a structure. We estimated the depth of the snow was probably around 12 feet or so! One thing I mentioned to him as I was shoveling...

Sunset Chaser

Think About It Thursday: Be A Sunset Chaser… At 5:13 pm this evening, I looked outside and could see the making of a gorgeous sunset in the works. I quickly did a search to find out what time sunset happened today – 5:18 pm. Ooooh there’s time! So I...

Mind, Body, And Soul

Wednesday Wisdom: Mindset | Focus | Determination. I enjoy taking the stairs… especially when we stay in a hotel – I use it as part of my movement routine every hour. 🙂 While recently taking the stairs, I could feel my quads burning and I thought to...

All About Balance

Your Friendly Hise Hikers Tuesday Tip: Always Make Time To Hydrate. When we’re exerting, hydration is one of those critically important parts of the “balance of everything” on the trail: mindset | energy | safety | having fun, etc. I love this photo...

Clearing Clutter

Think About It Thursday: Clearing Clutter. Over the last few months, I’ve been working to clear the clutter in all areas of my life and I thought this quote brought it home pretty powerfully: “Clearing clutter – be it physical, mental, emotional, or...

Sentiment Sucker

Your Friendly Hise Hikers Tuesday Tip: Be A Sucker For The Sentiment. Be a sucker for sentiment. Love love. Laugh until you snort. Be a goof. Do all of the things that make your soul satisfied. Spoiler alert: I’m a total sucker for sentiment. A few ways that...

Gifts

Motivation Monday: Share Your Beautiful Gifts! Do you hear compliments about things you share with others and how much they are appreciated by others? For example: I recently heard from someone that my upbeat texts and emoji choices made them smile. A client shared...

Spark

Think About It Thursday: Rekindle The Spark. In a recent conversation with a friend, I was reminded of some of my innate gifts that have been dormant… and you know, still there – just part of who I am, under the surface… quietly waiting for me to tap...

Wisdom For The Ages

Wednesday Wisdom: Wisdom For The Ages. This is my Great Grandmother Hunt… she passed away in 2012 at the age of 103. She was the matriarch of our family. The bringer-together-of-people. She had charisma and charm… and also did not hesitate to discipline at...

Be The Ripple

Your Friendly Hise Hikers Tuesday Tip: Be The Ripple. In reviewing the last year, and forecasting for the year ahead… I couldn’t help to think of some of the most incredible experiences we have had the good fortune to have on various trails in various...
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