Articles written by: Carolyn Ellison

Carolyn Ellison

Weekend-warrior-backpacker, star-gazer, hammock seller, writer, iphone photographer, and festival goer living in beautiful Asheville, NC.

9 Early Spring Gardening Tips
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9 Early Spring Gardening Tips

It’s a well known fact that avid hammockers like ENOpians, care about the environment and therefore like to get their hands dirty in it. Gardening can be some of the most rewarding and educational past times in the warm months. And I’m happy to say that these times are upon [...]

Clean Vibes: Keeping it Fresh
Festivals

Clean Vibes: Keeping it Fresh

“Clean Vibes is a company formed and dedicated to responsible on-site waste management of outdoor festivals and events. Our mission is to actively encourage and promote recycling, composting and proper waste disposal. We hope to educate and inspire a new generation of responsible stewards. Our goal is to divert waste [...]

Trying to Find a Balance: Slacklining
Relax and be healthy

Trying to Find a Balance: Slacklining

“We are all together in the process of writing a new chapter in the long history of the art of equilibrium.” Balance is a lesson we all must learn in life. Some of us have a better grasp on it than others. Slacklining is a physical manifestation of trying to [...]

9 Good Sense Camping Tips
Outdoors Tips

9 Good Sense Camping Tips

Inspect the Trees in your Campsite Check out the surrounding trees in the potential campsite. You don’t want any dead looking trees towering over your site. If the worse were to happen and it broke and tumbled in the night, you’ll some damaged gear–or worse–you could get hurt. On the [...]

What Your Hammock Says About You: Color Psychology, Vol 3
Hammock Culture

What Your Hammock Says About You: Color Psychology, Vol 3

Welcome to Volume 3! Remember when you first got your ENO hammock? Whether it was from R.E.I., online, or at a festival; chances are you had the moment: “…but what color?”  Whether it took you two seconds or twenty minutes to decide, the color of your hammock may reflect some of your key [...]