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Spring Is here, are you ready for some Baseball!!

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So, the spring training schedule is coming to an end and we here in Seattle are gearing up for a great year of Mariners Baseball at Safeco Field! So here are my thoughts on this season. Will Cano’s home run numbers drop off? We think that it is possible that they might, at least a […]

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THINK OUTSIDE THE CAMPGROUND- LINDSEY SIESS

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Hey everyone! With raising two kids (three if you count my husband), working full time and coaching sports, I have a hard time finding time to myself.  If I can get even an hour a week to myself, I can say it’s a successful one.  When I am able to get that hour here or […]

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How to “camp” in style overnight, waiting in line for tickets to Mackelmore headlining in Seattle.

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People are willing to wait all night, sometimes even days, for that Black Friday deal, the newest phone or pad, tickets.  Being in on whatever is worth the discomfort of the cold, hard concrete, and bathroom-less line.  We thought we’d offer a few tips on making the overnight line camp out a little more manageable. […]

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Just in time for spring and summer reviews!

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Just in time for spring and summer reviews and stories, production versions of TravelChair’s new Joey Chair and SleepRite Cot that were introduced at OR Summer Market are now available and ready to ship for testing and review. What could be better than relaxing around the campfire after a hard days work AND testing one more product! It’s the stuff product reviewers’ […]

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“Glamping” to be available at the Indy 500 for the first time

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This year, for the first time, ‘glamping’ in the infield will be offered to fans at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  What is “glamping”?  Just fancy camping. Glamorous camping, really. IMS has found a way to glam it up for those fans that are looking to be close to the action but also want a bit […]

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Festival Seating – When sitting in the grass is not going to work.

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My wife and I attend an annual music festival. I love the experience of the music, people, food, and everything else but the sitting in the grass on a blanket does not work for me. I’m uncomfortable and a grump for what should be a good time. We tried to buy some cheap low sitting […]

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My beef with Outdoors NW

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There are many reason why this former full time surf bum turned office Jockey could have a beef with the Outdoors NW crew.  Tromping around in the outdoors, all day! Come on, really?  Who gets to do that for a living? Is it that they get to tour with local recreation outfitters for ‘reviews’? Riiiiiight! Getting […]

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Find Yourself Outdoors – Beka Burton

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Many people enjoy the outdoors and nature, but are only able to enjoy it on the weekends.  I am blessed to live right in the middle of an outdoorsy city!  My day to day goings often lead me to the great urban outdoors.  After a long day of work, walking to the local park is […]

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Tales from the Sidelines – Why you need multiple person seating

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Let me start by stating that I am not a soccer mom. I enjoy a kid’s soccer game as much as a guy can that has no parental or time invested in it….but I do know that I want to be comfortable. Especially sitting on the sidelines of the field watching kids run around like crazy little chickens. […]

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What to look for in your new camping chair

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Camping Chairs are a major part of camping.  Letting you sit comfortably around the campfire, or relax in the shade on a hot day with a book. Good chairs are portable (without too much hassle), so when the smoke is blowing in your eyes you can quickly move to the other side of the campfire […]

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