Put some 4x4, camping, winter gear, subwoofer box or a couple of adults in the rear seat. That'll bring her down and add to the traction also.
Everet's kit did wonders for my Sporty too. Have fun...

2002 4dr Kia Sportage 4X4
Tires:235/75/15, Wheels: Black 15x8 Steel ProComp 2.5" B.S., Hubs:Warn Manual, Lift:3" UPYOURKIA, Trailer Hitch, Cargo Rack, Clinometer.