Exploring the East Coast

Come for the creative content, pretty photos, and stay for the puns. 

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Come explore the great outdoors with my family, dogs, and myself. Located in Jacksonville, Florida, we explore the great outdoors along the Atlantic Ocean. We may not always get to travel far, but we always make the best of what is over the next hill or sand dune. We have a strong belief that every place is worth exploring, even if it is just your backyard.


Florida Animals Coloring Pages

Need something for your children to do? Download the Florida Animals Coloring Pages for an afternoon of fun!

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Gold Head Creek

Is Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park Dog Approved?

If you were a hound would you hike Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State? Gold Head Branch State Park is one of the top locations for seeing a variety of[…]

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National Hiking Societies National Trails Day at Okefenokee National Refuge

The Okefenokee National Refuge is almost more a place of legend in the southeast instead of a physical space. We all grew up hearing about the Okefenokee swamp as the[…]

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Marketing – Graphic Design – ECommerce

Marketing Chief 
and Outdoor Explorer 

This page not only serves as my blog but is also an active brand to bring the outdoors with you through products and engaging articles. I have been working in Marketing and Graphic Design since 2008, and would love to have you join me on my future future projects. 

More About Me

Roam the Forest 

Explore the world around you with the Roam the Forest Podcast! Hike your own hike with helpful advice and insightful stories from everyday hikers that inspire you to take the first step into your hiking journey.


Introducing Florida Animal Series

Currently we have the new Catfish, Florida Black Bear, and Manatee design to bring the outdoors with you on your daily adventures.


“The catfish also known as the “Kitty Fish” is our most popular design, get your own before it swims away.

Florida Black Bear

Did you know that Florida has bears? The Florida Black Bear loves some honey and would love for you to take him home. 


Manatees are real life mermaids Florida’s darling! Give this sweetheart creature the love it deserves. 

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