Christmas gift guide for the outdoorsy types

The season of Christmas songs and Christmas trees, and pumpkin pie is here, and yet for many of us, all we can think about is the Christmas presents.

Whether you’re excited about what you’re going to get or you’re deep in thought about what you’re going to give, chances are you realize the amazing feeling that just the right present can bring. It’s not even about the present itself, but the feeling, the careful consideration of one’s wishes, of one’s personality… That’s what makes it so special.

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Spend Thanksgiving Outdoors: 7 Fun, Active Ways To Enjoy One Of America’s Favorite Holidays

Ahh, Thanksgiving…

Just saying it makes us happy. We think about days off work, time spent with family and, of course, a big table of delicious food.

Let’s be honest though — it’s easy to spend the holiday doing not much more than eating in front of the TV, which is certainly not the best use of your time.

If you want to keep active this Thanksgiving — or have a lot of kids around who would make it impossible not to — here are a few fun ways to go outdoors and enjoy the holiday to the fullest, and really feel rejuvenated when it’s time to go back to work.

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Just a short trip is enough

If life was counted by the number of spontaneous trips you took, how would you rank up?

I don’t know about you, but I sure would like to take more short trips with no itineraries, no big packing and flight delays…

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