Category Archives for "outdoor living"

Sleeping Under The Stars

Have you ever passed up on an opportunity or adventure because you felt like your folks didn’t do things like that? In other words, have you deemed something, anything, as “White People Shit?” If you know the Color Outside story, you know one of the first meetups I had was on a hike where we […]

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Are You Talking Yourself Out Of Joy?

Have you ever consciously made the decision to not get too happy, too comfortable, too “fill-in-the-blank” simply because IF something happened you didn’t want to be disappointed? Example: Let’s say you’re up for a promotion at work. Instead of allowing yourself to be excited and think about the possibilities, you squash those feelings of excitement so […]

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I Rejected That

Last month The Outbound Collective released the first of their film series, Everyone Outside, which is focused on inclusion in the outdoor space…and it featured and CENTERED our community, Color Outside. There are a million things I want to say, but first I want you to see the film. Watch below, then leave a comment and let me […]

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Is Moab on your To-Do List?

Recently we announced that our Fall 2019 Color Outside Retreat is taking place in Moab, UT, October 10 -13th. We hope that it’s on your to-do list. While we plan to have the best damn time of our lives, the reason it needs to be on your list is simple: This event was created with you at […]

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Pack Your Bags We’re Going To…

MOAB, UTAH!October 10 – 13, 2019When’s the last time life slowed down, things got so simple and quiet that you had the time to stop and be mindful of just breathing? When was the last time you’ve looked inward and thought of your own magic? Well, the *next* time is coming, at the Fall 2019 Color […]

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Our Fall Retreat Is Coming…

I’m absolutely PUMPED about the Fall 2019 Color Outside Retreat! We’ll be announcing the details soon (like within the next week), but first wanted to give you a few hints about where we’ll be basking in some soul-stirring adventure! Here are some clues: This area is home to not one, but TWO, well-known and visually-stunning […]

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10 Joy-Filled Women of Color To Brighten Your IG Feed

There’s so much talk about how social media is negative. That it inflicts a great deal of comparison, evokes a feeling of not being good enough, and is just all around bad for many people’s mental health. Hearing those type of remarks always makes me think, “Who the hell are you following?” Scrolling through my […]

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The #ColorfulAndCarefree Summer Bucket List Is Here!

It’s almost summer time and while many of us are looking forward to an upcoming vacation, or ways to keep the kids entertained, or maybe even finding an additional income stream, I just want to give you a nudge to build in some time for you. Talking about self-care is all the rage right now. […]

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Will You Do This With Us?

How often do you get to play? When we were kids, it was a requirement. A natural part of our day where we could tap into our own imagination and creativity. As adults, we abandoned every day play. Opting to pull it out for a few days or a week of vacation here and there. […]

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The Difference in Being Happy and Having Joy

  It’s the most wonderful time of year. You might assume that I’m talking about the Holiday Season, but the truth is— for me it’s because of the New Year. I’ve never been a fan of waiting until the New Year to start new goals. However, it’s almost impossible to be this close to the […]

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