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I’m Addicted to Pokemon GO. Don’t Judge Me!

If you’ve ever lived in Florida, you know summer is harsh. Temperatures in the 90’s every day with 90-100% humidity makes even the toughest Floridians want to sit inside under a fan with ice on their face all day. For the past month this heat has put me in hibernation...

The Rainbow Waters of the Grand Prismatic Spring

It’s no wonder that Yellowstone is the world’s first national park, as it is truly a magical place that needs to be preserved. The park is absolutely massive, covering over 2 million acres in three states (Montana, Wyoming and Idaho). It sits on the only active...

Weekend Trip to Georgia’s Little Grand Canyon

Last weekend was yet another moment where I had the opportunity to break out of my “I can’t do that because…” mentality. My heart has been craving a good hike for months now, but I live in one of the flattest states in the country. Don’t get me wrong, I love the...

The Best Apps for Your Next Hiking Trip

When it comes to trips vacations and adventures, I am the ultimate planner! The way I see it is that if I have as many knowns about the area as possible, then I can be ready to go off the beaten path and take on adventure when it arises. I research state and national...

Se7en Wetlands: Lakeland’s Newest Park

Leave it to our awesome city to turn a water treatment center into a beautiful park for all of us to enjoy! Se7en Wetlands is Lakeland’s newest park located on the south side of town near Mulberry. The Grand Opening on April 14th was a wonderful celebration of the...

I Forgot How to Take a Day Off

It was finally Friday and Grant had been telling me all week that (no matter what came up) it was totally cool if I took Friday off and had the day to myself. All week that thought had been in the back of my mind, but honestly I knew that there was less than a 30%...

Welcome to Spark Explore

Hey There Explorers! I don’t know about you, but I have a big problem. I am absolutely guilty of working myself to the bone. You see, my partner-in-crime and I started an awesome website business 3 years ago where we help emerging entrepreneurs navigate the...