We’ve parked the car in the dirt parking lot on the side of the road that spills out from the trail and leads into the woods. As we pile out of the car, the uproar inside the car generated from our laughter crashes into the silence of the forest, announcing our arrival to the wildlife within.
Central Connecticut is not normally considered a hiking destination. But as it’s nestled into the foothills of the Appalachians, there are a few small mountains - hills, really - that make for an interesting afternoon, and on this particular August day, a few friends and myself have decided to head out for an adventure.
At Universal Dialect, we talk a lot about grabbing life and turning it into an adventure. We try to encourage you to try new things, get out of your comfort zone, and make each day different and more exciting than the last.
This is because, when we approach life with this perspective, we feel more positive about ourselves and the world around us. This positivity then gives us a boost in everything else that we do. It makes us more creative, more productive, and more intentional in our actions.