Hi y’all, I’m Chelsea. I am currently at the intersection of motherhood and outdoor advocacy, finding harmony between the two. I spend most of my time with my kids and husband in the mountains and forests in North Central Washington. Enjoy a window into my outdoor world.
Why I’m no longer talking to outdoor retailers about creating change within the Black outdoor community. Q. How do I feel the outdoors is doing on inclusion and racial equity? I have left meetings feeling like I want to throw in the towel. I have also left feeling rejuvenated and hopeful! Racial equity is hardContinue reading “Outdoor Community, its up to you.”
As a Black woman established in many white centered communities I have battled identifying myself as brave. Shoot, I struggled even identifying myself at all. White people took up a lot of space in my mind as to how bravery shows up in the world. Growing up, bravery looked like my girl friends jumping inContinue reading “Brave Space, finding myself.”
I was doing this really odd thing people do when they can’t see themselves represented in the hobbies they want to try. I live in a small mountain town where everybody and their mom mountain bikes. No exaggeration there. It seems like most people mountain bike on some level and really enjoy it. I foundContinue reading “Experience is everything.”
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