Karen Bowers

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Hikes in Yellowstone National Park

If Uncle Tom's Trail can be called a trail, then you can just as easily say you are going for a hike any time you take the stairs instead of the …

Smoky Mountains backpacking reveals joys, challenges of leaving the world behind

The first rule of encountering a bear on the long, lonely trails of the Smoky Mountains isn't to yell or to wave your arms, and it certainly isn't to run screaming in the other direction as fast as your trembling legs will take you.<p>No, the first rule of meeting a bear in the Smokies is much simpler.<p>…

20 Things I'd Say To My 20-Something Self

If you were to visit your 20-year-old self, what message would you have?<p>I often ask my life coaching clients this, and most of the time clients say, …

National Geographic Travel

Choosing the Right Travel Backpack for You


National Geographic Travel

7 Psychological Tricks for Getting More Work Done | Inc.com

We all wish we could get more work done in less time. If we were more productive, we'd have a better chance at getting that raise, we'd have more personal time to do what we wanted, and we'd get closer to our goals much faster. Unfortunately, you can't bully yourself into working harder. There's no …

Time Management