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)
Jessica Tejera is best known as The Walking Mermaid. It’s the perfect name for the blogger who loves the ocean as much as the mountains, and who delights children and inspires families with her outdoor tips and activity guides.Continue reading Jessica Tejera: Family Outdoor Travel Blogger and Photographer (Tennessee)
Captain Frank Praznik spends his days on a boat guiding people to their Happier Place: catching big fish (like red fish, tarpon, snook) while fly fishing the scenic Everglades and Louisiana Marsh.Continue reading Capt. Frank Praznik: Fly Fishing Guide (Florida Everglades + Louisiana Marsh)
Taryn Eyton goes beyond just inspiring people to get happier outside. Her outdoor and adventure travel writing actually tells you where to go, what to expect, and how to make your outdoor experience even better – for you and for the environment.Continue reading Taryn Eyton: Adventure Travel Writer and Wilderness Ethics Educator (Vancouver, Canada)
Jake Gray seems to be on a mission: to get adults and kids out into nature and feel the thrill of reaching a summit, discover a valley of wildflowers or watch the sun rise in the mountains. His photography will inspire you to go, his guided hikes might just get you there.Continue reading Jake Gray: Outdoor Photographer and Hiking Guide (Austin, Texas)
Cheryl Howard inspires us to follow our dreams and to explore the world. Her courage, drive and sense for adventure may even motivate you to move to another country or to pursue your own creative and personal goals.Continue reading Cheryl Howard: Travel Blogger (Berlin, Germany)
Jessica Mills is such a creative, caring and socio-political powerhouse, it’s hard to imagine she has time for the great outdoors. But maybe her nature hikes are actually the energy source for everything else?Continue reading Jessica Mills: Parent, Musician, Writer, Instructor (Albuquerque, New Mexico)
It’s breathtaking how Bryan Clark captures the beauty, atmosphere and essence of mountain landscapes through photography and poetry. We discovered that his passion and process are just as fascinating and inspiring!
Katherine Guttman is the clever, funny and imaginative maker, writer, mom, gardener, reader, outdoors-lover, and coffee-drinker behind the charming, inventive and smile-inducing Stitchy Crow fiber creations.
Margaret and John of Lost & Found Travel are a very creative, talented, warm, super funny and irresistibly charming world-travel team: She writes the words, he takes the photos…Continue reading Margaret and John: Pre-Expat World Travelers (Chicago)
Azlin Bloor creates wonderfully inspiring food and cocktail recipes, photos and videos. Even if you don’t try out any of her easy-to-follow recipes, her entertaining posts and beautiful photos alone will make you happier.Continue reading Azlin Bloor: Chef, Cookery Teacher, and Food Blogger (England)
Scott Solary is the general manager of a medical and retail marijuana dispensary. Together with his wife, Luci Westphal, he founded Happier Place.
Lisa Goldfarb paints extraordinary pet portraits and outdoor scenes – influenced by expressionism, her love for animals and being an outdoor enthusiast. She also gave one of the funniest, surprising and inspiring interviews yet.
Lauri Novak turns the ordinary into art by how she sees and frames the world. She inspires us to change our perspective and discover the extraordinary and the beauty all around us.
Maire Thompson creates art that makes you stop, look and appreciate. As she takes us up-close to plants, butterflies and birds, or turns sweeping landscapes into places of magic, we see nature with fresh eyes.
Our friend Nick Rufca is imaginative, adventurous, open-minded, tenacious, outdoorsy and a ball of fun. Naturally, he’s got some interesting places to take us…