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“What To Know Before You Go Fly Fishing For The First Time”

We’ve been lucky enough to have some amazing fly fishing guides on Georgia’s Adventure Getaways (if you haven’t signed up for her latest one, YOU Should!), that have made us completely fall in love with the art of it. Many first timers, however, easily become overwhelmed with the basics of fly fishing and don’t give it the chance it deserves. We are on a mission to change that so we are […]

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“What is Grounding and Why is it Important?”

Today, it seems more and more people are finding themselves glued to their technology and an anxiety-filled lifestyle. Today we want to invite everyone to slow down a bit and reconnect with the Earth and our surroundings. This is so important when pioneering a purposeful and well-balanced life. We have previously touched on what grounding is (see it HERE), but we wanted to take the time to talk about it much more […]

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“How to Arrange a Charcuterie Board Like a Rockstar”

We have been spending most of this week with G in her kitchen, learning everything we can from an expert chef. When we discussed what was one of the top things we wanted to learn and share, we all agreed that we’d love to know some more quick-and-easy party recipes. And if there is one thing G is perfect at teaching it is the art of crafting the perfect Charcuterie Board. A […]

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“How to Properly Hang a Picture Every Time”

We’ve all been there, thinking we have hung the perfect gallery wall only to stand back and notice that there are several frames a bit off. You nudge and you step back only to nudge and nudge again. Well, much like picking the right front door color (if you need help with that see HERE),  there’s a true methodology and science when it comes to How to Properly Hang a Picture. […]

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“How to Prepare and Pack Your Car for A Road Trip”

We are all looking forward to going on some fabulous road trips in the next couple of months and we know many of you are too. Road trips can be so much fun, but also can come with a lot of stress. As you may remember, G took an epic road trip through France last summer because it is generally her favorite way to travel. So she is here to take […]

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“How to Find Your Way Without a Compass”

We’ve been focusing on survival skills here lately. When it comes to being a true survivalist you need to acquire the skills that are able to get you to safety when in a pinch. For instance, if you find yourself lost on a trail. Maybe your phone doesn’t have service and you don’t have a physical compass on hand. Fear not, G is here to equip you with a very important […]

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“How to Pick a Lock”

We’ve all been there. UGH. You lock your keys in the house, forget them at work, lose them on a night out. You fight with the lock to no avail, eventually calling a locksmith who is in before you can even blink, but also comes with a costly fee. Luckily, you have G in your corner, sharing all of her practical #moderngirl survival skills. Without further ado, G breaks down exactly How to […]

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“How to Start a Fire Without Matches”

You’ve decided to embark on your first backpacking adventure, you’ve got all your gear together, and have taken off, suddenly it’s time to make a campsite and eat some dinner and you realize OH-MY-GOODNESS I FORGOT MATCHES, AH! You’re now panicking and frantic — but this doesn’t have to be the case, and luckily with G in your corner it isn’t. We are sharing all things survival skills this week we […]

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“How to Change A Tire”

Every man, woman, and child of a certain age should know how to change a tire in a pinch. When it comes to survival skills this one is a MUST. You never know when your cell may die, or you could be on a long solo trip (which we totally recommend, see why HERE) without *gasp* cell reception. Whatever the circumstances, you’ll be thankful you took the time to learn   Check your car’s […]

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“How to Tie a Versatile and Strong Knot for Many Uses”

This week we are talking all things survival skills. We’ll be breaking down some handy how-tos you need to know. Skill is what will save your life in a survival situation, and often times it is the simplest of skills that you have, which will be the most useful. Yesterday, we covered just How to Read a Compass and today we are taking it a step further and talking about tying knots. […]

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