It takes a lot of people to make a community, and a Finding Your Real is a thought community. Here are some of the main enthusiasts working to make Finding Your Real a useful and enjoyable online source for your life journey.
Melodie is addicted to stories of every day life, finding humor in the mundane, excitement in ordinary, and adventure in the effort.
In an increasingly global and connected world, she believes it is the times we leave “the road” that life starts to really happen.
She is happily employed at a talented digital agency doing good work for businesses, and previously spent many years as a journalist.
Chef Kelly Macdonald, Off Road Chef
Chef Kelly Macdonald is a small kitchen expert. For 21 years he offered gourmet meal experiences for up to 300 guests onboard the Napa Valley Wine Train in Napa, California — working from rolling galley.
An experienced hiker, he regularly packs in with family and friends to the deep woods of his childhood Sierra Nevadas and the camp cooking is always a highlight of the trip.
Besides being a talented chef, this outdoorsman kills it with a fishing rod. Kelly’s fish tales include, not only how to bring home the trout, but tasty and simple ways to make your meals deserving of your adventures.