Shannon Thomas - Dayton
Shannon Thomas, (blogger of www.ourlifeoutside.com) was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He owns and operates Four Ambition, an apparel screen printing company, as well as being a part time teacher at Sinclair Community College. He spends much of his free time canoeing, long distance hiking, and traveling as much as he can and his dog, Bailey, is never far from his side.
Posts by Shannon Thomas
6/20/2013: Dayton, OH - Have you been wanting to get out and hike more but feel a little intimidated? Don't know where to go or not wanting to hike by yourself? Well that's where DaytonHikers.org comes in!
6/02/2013: Dayton, OH - Did you know that performing random acts of kindness in your community gives you a sense of purpose? The Good Deeds Project was formed as a community movement to promote random acts of kindness and spread positivity.
5/22/2013: Dayton, OH - Summer is almost upon us again which means time to get on the water and do some paddling! And in my opinion, the best place to go is Rivers Edge Outfitters located 5 miles north of Waynesville on route 42.
5/04/2013: Dayton, OH - I've heard of countless people and friends tell me they've wanted to get into backpacking. Well Germantown Metropark and hiking the Twin Valley Trail is the perfect place to start!
3/31/2013: Dayton, OH - It's not news that Dayton has really become a bicycle friendly city. Bicycles For All is a nonprofit bicycle cooperative completely run by volunteers to promote bike riding by addressing some of the obstacles that keep people from biking.
2/16/2013: Dayton, OH - Over the past few years, I think everyone in the Miami Valley has been without power for a few days from all the wind and ice storms. In my opinion, it's all about staying positive - I just look at the situation like it's a camping trip! Here are a few tips:
2/11/2013: Dayton, OH - TRADE is a unique art studio, located in East Dayton, inside the very historic Linden-Davis building. They offer one on one instruction, small classes, and open studio events.
1/30/2013: Dayton, OH - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami Valley was formed in 1958 and is now the largest mentoring organization in Greater Dayton.