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Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt. John Muir
Being outside is truly my greatest joy. I can say with total honesty that I am the best version of myself out hiking in the sun, especially in national parks, they always leave me in awe. Growing up, my parents spent a lot of weekends doing yard work and as a result, I spent a lot of my childhood outdoors. I didn’t realize how much of an impact it made on me until I was older. Many of my best memories in life, the big ones and the small ones have the sound of lawnmowers, airplanes overhead, birds and the white noise of the wind. Nature is such an incredible gift, the trust reflection of God, His artistry outside our windows. I loved going to Rome with all my heart, but it’s the same heart I left in the Tetons.
Now as a Mama, it’s important to me that’s Isabelle’s childhood has the same context. The simple joy of sitting outside in the grass with her stuffed animals and her books. Of all the paths she takes in life, I’ll make sure many of them are dirt...