New York Fall Foliage

By on October 16, 2017

New York Fall Foliage
It’s been almost a month since autumn officially started.  As a Minnesotan, I’m used to the fall colors hitting in September and the temperatures quickly dropping. …


Pink Adventure Gear – Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By on October 11, 2017

Breast Cancer Awareness
I’m definitely not a pink person; I’m more of a black-for-everything kind of girl.  But today I am aligning with my coworkers and digging out the single…


Staying Sober in NYC

By on October 6, 2017

Recovery Inspiration
I don’t get super personal on here very often.  I’m switching it up today because my recovery is part of my everyday life, my adventures, my goals, and…


Best of Backcountry Petite: September 2017

By on October 3, 2017

Backcountry Petite
Sepember 2017: Thank you to everyone who has stopped by Backcountry Petite, read our posts, left comments, as well as engaged on social media.

If you are a…

Basics Safety

8 Tips for Hornet Safety

By on September 29, 2017

Bee, Wasp, and Hornet Safety
Bee stings suck, there’s no doubt.  I’ve been lucky enough not to have been stung by anything but a bee but from others’ experiences I…