Nope, it doesn’t. At least we don’t see enough black people enjoying and benefiting from being in nature. Today, we pledge to amplify black and other underrepresented voices, to help increase the visibility of black people in nature, and do what we can to make people of color feel welcome and safe in the outdoors.Continue reading Nature Features All The Colors… But Does It? Well, It Should!
Combining the stunning landscape and abundant wildlife of Kachemak Bay with the outstanding food scene, culture, and people of Homer, makes this corner of the world an ideal Happier Place destination.Continue reading Whales, Birds, Otters, and Mountains Rising From the Sea: Kachemak Bay and Homer (Alaska)
Join us on a virtual road trip to the outstanding landscapes and culture of New Mexico that inspired painter Georgia O’Keeffe and photographer Ansel Adams.Continue reading New Mexico: The Sights That Inspired Georgia O’Keeffe and Ansel Adams
You’ll be amazed how easily and quickly you can make your own freshly-baked, scrumptious, crunchy-crusted, flavorful, hearty, whole-wheat, multi-seed, multi-grain bread with this Blitzbrot recipe.Continue reading No-Knead, Lightning-Fast German Multi-Grain Bread: Mehrkorn Blitzbrot!
Calm down anxiety, de-stress, re-energize, and boost your immune system by visiting YOUR Happier Place: in nature (if you can) – or just in your mind.Continue reading Refuge, Power Boost, and Healing in a Time of Crisis: Visit Your Happier Place
Relax and re-energize in Key West’s best kept secret! Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park is just a short bike ride from party-central Duval Street – but a world apart. A natural world! And of course, there’s history, too!Continue reading Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park (Key West, Florida)
The ruins of the vast Maya city of Chichén Itzá are astonishing in scale, history, and artistic detail. Not surprising, it’s considered one of the New 7 Wonders of the World.Continue reading Wonder of the World: Chichén Itzá (Yucatán, Mexico)
Humanitarian Danielle Bogardus actively works on making life better for people in less-developed countries and inspires us, along the way, to connect to our deeper roots, to nature, and to each other.Continue reading Danielle Bogardus: Entrepreneur and Philanthropist (Bainbridge Island, Washington)
Bahia Honda State Park is more than your average Florida Keys Nature Getaway. Besides the beaches, flowers, snorkeling and fishing, the undeniable attraction is a 100-year-old abandoned railway bridge and the unique vantage point it offers.Continue reading Florida Keys Highlight: Bahia Honda State Park (Florida)
Yes! We finally offer a cotton shoulder bag. Because sometimes nothing beats simplicity. It’s the ultimate quick-and-easy, grab-and-go bag that folds-and-fits anywhere and holds all you need within close reach.Continue reading Instant Classic: The “Take a Break” Cotton Shoulder Bag
Great Sand Dunes National Park is one of those places you really have to see to believe. The scale! The contrast! It looks like part of the Sahara Desert was dropped into the Rocky Mountains.Continue reading See It To Believe It: Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colorado)
The concept of “disconnect to connect” is as simple as it is rewarding. Turn off your digital device to be more present, engaged, and feel liberated IRL (in real life). Naturally, it’ll make you happier.Continue reading Disconnect to Connect More, Deeper, and Happier
No matter if you think mocha is a chocolate-flavored coffee or a caffeinated chocolate drink, we’ve got a simple and extra delicious mocha recipe for you. Bonus: our happier mochas are vegan and gluten-free.Continue reading Mmmm Mocha: Uplifting, Creamy, Chocolatey-Delicious, Hot or Iced Coffee Drink
The 2020 Happier Place Calendar isn’t just filled with 13 pretty nature photos. Every month offers words of inspiration. And 11 of the 12 months feature holidays and occasions for joy and appreciation.Continue reading The 2020 Happier Place Calendar
This hidden gem of the Black Hills is the reason you should visit South Dakota: Custer State Park and Needles Highway. Of course, you could also check out Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse while you’re there.Continue reading Custer State Park and the Amazing Needles Highway (South Dakota)
Great news! Especially for you drinkers and collectors. As the selection of drinks in slim cans keeps growing, we’ve expanded our collection of Happier Place slim can coolers. More choices for everyone!Continue reading Yes! More… Happier Place Slim Can Coolers