Articles by Katherine Englishman

Katherine is a freelance writer and yoga teacher based in the beautiful state of Maine. She likes cabins, saunas, beer, and being outside.
Best Outdoor Shower Guide: Design Ideas & Shower Kits You Can Trust
Outdoor Shower Guide: Design Inspo, Tips, and Tricks for Buying & Building Your Own

A deep dive into the different types of outdoor showers, which to buy, and inspiration for building your own

"Hireth" Finds Empty Waves and Solitude In the Remote Scottish Isles
Finding Empty Waves and Beautiful Solitude in the Remote Scottish Isles

New short surf film by Finisterre sends surfers Mike Lay & Colin MaCleod in search of untouched waves and a deeper connection to their heritage

Glamping Bay Area: The 10 Best Escapes In & Around San Francisco
These 10 Unique Bay Area Glamp Sites Are Perfect for a Weekend Escape

Choose from modern yurts, sky-high treehouses, or upscale canvas tents for an ideal retreat in California’s scenic Bay Area.

Cold Plunge Guide: 8 Best Cold Plunge Tubs of 2024
Cold Plunge Guide: Everything You Need to Know About This Hot Wellness Trend

The history, health benefits, and how-to’s of this increasingly popular endeavor, plus eight of the best cold plunge tubs for your at-home routine

Portable Sauna Tent Guide: How They Work & Which to Trust
Portable Sauna Tents, a Cost and Heat Efficient Trend You Should Know

A peek into the steamy world of portable sauna tents to uncover how they work and why they are just so hot right now

Wood Fired Hot Tub Guide: Pros, Cons & Which Brands to Trust
Wood Fired Hot Tub Guide: Pros, Cons, How They Work & Which Brands to Trust

A deep dive on owning, maintaining, and enjoying all the benefits of a traditional wood fired hot tub or cedar soaking tub at home

Outdoor Sauna Guide: 9 Best Saunas For Your Home In 2024
Outdoor Sauna Guide: What to Know, How To Build & Which to Buy

A deep dive into the many different types of backyard and home saunas, how they work, and which ones are worth investing in

Infrared Saunas: What You Need to Know & Which to Buy For Your Home
The Field Mag Guide to Infrared Saunas: The Why Behind the Red Light Trend

Does this red light therapy get the green light or is it just another wellness craze? We went deep with the experts to find out—and recommend the best

Redwood Outdoors Review: What It’s Like to Build a Sauna Kit in My Backyard
Sauna Kit Review: What It’s Like to Build a DIY Backyard Sauna

First hand experience of what it’s like to build a Thermowood Mini-Cube 2-Person Sauna in my backyard in coastal Maine.

Glamping in Texas: The 18 Best Spots to Relax & Embrace Nature
Glamping in Texas: The 18 Best Spots for a Luxe Weekend Among Nature

These modern, luxurious campsites and resorts in the Lone Star state offer a rejuvenating outdoor experience with the comforts of home

19 Best Catskills Cabin Rentals in Upstate New York
19 Unique Catskills Cabin Rentals Within Reach of New York City

Escape to the mountains to hike, bike, climb, leaf peep, or simply relax in a tasteful woodsy cabin just two hours north of NYC

What Is a Yurt? A Guide to Semi-Permanent Cabin Style Dwellings
The Field Mag Guide to Yurts: Semi-Permanent Cabins Fit for Everywhere

From history and construction to how to buy or build your own, this definitive guide explores all aspects of life in these classic circular shelters