The Art of Packing Light

There are all kinds of reasons to pack light. Waiting for checked bags in the airport takes a lot of…

Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve: A Photo Journal

A few weeks ago some friends and I took a mini road trip to the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve to…

How To Avoid Getting Lost On Your Next Hike

A few days ago I was on my way home from the market and I decided to stop to explore…

3 Ways to Appreciate The Outdoors From Your Couch

  Do you ever have those days where you’re just too tired to get outdoors? Maybe you had…

Nicholas Flat Natural Preserve: 5 Reasons To Visit

The Nicholas Flat Natural Preserve is a diverse park that sits at the top of Decker Canyon in Malibu. This…

Hiking Eagle Rock, or the time I was stood up by 25 friends.

About a month ago I did something very out of character. In some sort of manic frenzy I joined a…

Three Reasons Why I Opt Outside

If I think back over my life I have one passion that has always been there: I LOVE to be…

Hello world!

Welcome to Janine in the World! I’m really excited to share all of my adventures with you! Click…