TARA (TAR-UH) IS A STORYTELLER, PHOTOGRAPHER

AND PROFESSIONAL BUYER OF THINGS ON SOME

BIG LIFE ADVENTURES TAKING HER FROM SEATTLE

TO SAN FRANCISCO TO PHILADELPHIA TO

NEW YORK AND BACK TO CALIFORNIA.

THIS IS HER DIARY.

FASHION, TRAVEL

OUTDOOR RETAILER WINTER 2016

A couple of weeks ago I attended the Outdoor Retailer trade show in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah.  I went to check out what’s coming up in 2016 in the outdoor, active and athleisure space. I have to say, I was super impressed and am excited about all of the innovation and energy currently pushing the industry forward. A rising tide has come. This show is also well-known to be one of the more fun trade shows around, with kegs rolling in at 4pm everyday (which I was not mad about).

TRAVEL

WILD WEST: YELLOWSTONE

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Next up: Yellowstone. I’d been to Yellowstone before as a kid, and my mom several times before, but we’re of the thought that you can’t drive through this part of the country without making a stop. On this trip we drove through the park en route to Paradise Valley through the Gallatin Gateway. We got into the park in the late afternoon and were worried about running out of daylight to see some of our favorite attractions, and we definitely did, but it led to something unexpected…