San Francisco – London. Raising tomorrow’s adventurers and explorers with a creative brain, an outdoors attitude and a healthy dose of curiosity.


From Trail To Table: Wild Blackberry Jam Recipe


Every summer, my girls know that we are going to get in the car, drive to a back-country trail next to my dad’s house, carry baskets and boxes, and get down to business: picking blackberries! Once we’re home, I make wild blackberry jam the way my dad has taught me ever since I was a child. Here is the simplest and most delicious recipe to make your own wild blackberry jam.

Is Your City in the Top 50 Swim Cities in the US?

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Last week, the happy swimmers at USA Swimming and Speedo released a report on the top 50 swim cities in the US. Along the criteria, they picked number of accessible pools, numbers of swimmers, swim clubs and number of standout swimmers (that’s Olympians and elite swimmers). These cities take their swimming seriously and that’s a great […]