Sharon Brodin is a contributing content writer for Bending Branches. She resides in Ham Lake, MN, with her husband Nick, three kids, and yellow lab Jazz. She has over 20 years’ experience in the industry and is well versed in all paddlesports. Sharon’s passion is anything outdoors, as she enjoys spending time canoeing, kayaking, cross-country skiing, hiking, camping, riding horses, and going for walks. Her favorite paddling destination is the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. More information can be found about Sharon at sharonbrodin.com.