Category Archives: Sky vs…

Sky vs…Eco-Retreat

Though I grew up in the country, I've never been a fan of the outdoors. Regardless of the weather outside, I typically prefer to be inside with a book. Escaping to an imaginary world is far more fascinating to me than hunting, fishing, or playing sports. In my attempt to avoid the great outdoors, I became a little high maintenance when it came to things like camping. If there was not an actual bathroom and shower, I was not going, thank you... Read More »

Sky vs…Monday Night Football

“Your turn,” my aunt said as she emerged from the bathroom, handing me the black and gold paint she had just used on her face. I hesitated before drawing a few lines under my eyes. Between the jersey, several sizes too big, that I had stolen from my dad, the beanie I had just purchased at Giant Eagle, and the now black and gold “football lines” on my face, I looked like your average Pittsburgh Steelers fan – no one would know I knew... Read More »

Sky vs…Music Festival

Music is a huge part of my life. I know that nearly everyone can say that they love music or they listen to it all the time but, in the past few years, music has gone beyond that for me. It's become an integral part of my life and the experiences I've had because of it have certainly shaped who I've become. Over the past few years, concerts have become my preferred form of entertainment. I am constantly scoping out concert tickets and... Read More »

Sky vs….White Water Rafting

When I signed up for the trip to Panama, I knew that it was going to be challenging. That was the reason I had chosen not to attend the previous year, why I hesitated a million times before officially deciding to go. Yet when I signed up, it was supposed to be my fear of heights, not rushing water and drowning, that I would be facing, so when the trip leader decided last minute we would be whitewater rafting instead of ziplining, I kind of... Read More »