Articles written by: Anna Fletcher

Anna Fletcher

I just moved to Asheville in late May after graduating from Appalachian State University. I am 22, living in West Asheville, and working as an intern with ENO. I love being outside and am passionate about living a healthy lifestyle!

Happy Catfish Day!!
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Happy Catfish Day!!

by Anna Fletcher You may not realize it, but today is a very special day. Not only is it the 176th day of the year and National Strawberry Parfait Day, today is National Catfish Day!! In 1987, President Ronald Reagan officially proclaimed June 25 as a day to honor “a [...]

Summer Reads for the Adventurer
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Summer Reads for the Adventurer

by Anna Fletcher Wherever you go this summer, it’s always a good idea to pack along a book. Amongst the roadtrips, vacations, backpacking trips, and sight-seeing, there will always be some downtime that is best utilized by reading a good book. When the weather is warm and sunny, my mind [...]

Why You Should Bring Your Dog Camping
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Why You Should Bring Your Dog Camping

by Anna Fletcher If you are planning a camping or backpacking trip, there are essentials that you will need to take with you, like your tent, headlamps, food, and of course your hammock. Another essential that should be added to the list is your dog. Why? No Boarding Expenses For [...]

12 Camping Tricks that Will Blow Your Mind
Outdoors Tips

12 Camping Tricks that Will Blow Your Mind

Before you go camping or backpacking, keep these innovative tips in mind… 1. Gallon of Water + Headlamp = Lantern.  Strap your headlamp around a jug of water, and the jug will glow bright enough to illuminate your entire tent. 2. The Easiest Omelet You Will Ever Make.  Dump eggs, cheese, veggies, [...]

Happy World Environment Day! – Eating for a Purpose
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Happy World Environment Day! – Eating for a Purpose

Think.Eat.Save is a campaign that works to spread awareness of the environmental impact of the foods that we buy, eat, and waste.  Through its website, events, and projects such the SAVE FOOD Initiative, this anti-food waste campaign encourages you to take action in making smart decisions regarding food choices.  It [...]