It’s Baby Season! Tips to Respect Wildlife.






    Spring and early summer in our National Parks means the babies are out, as are the predators. But, it’s one of my favorite times to view wildlife and just be in the Parks in general. There’s a good chance you may still run into snow, but also a great chance you won’t run into quite […]

    Best Sun Hats for Kids






      It’s time to be sure your little ones have their head covered and are learning to wear their hats consistently (easier said than done, I know!) We’ve rounded up our favorite sun hats with a little help from some friends too. There are TONS of options out there – we’ve only included the ones we […]

      Celebrating Bike Month with a WOOM Giveaway!






        We are so excited to partner with WOOM Bikes WOOM Bikes this week as we celebrate the last week of Bike Month. One lucky person will win a WOOM 1 BUNDLE (helmet, bike, bell AND name sticker!) We LOVE getting kids on bikes, and are sure this is going to make one lucky toddler VERY […]

        Gearing up as a #ForceofNature






          This post is sponsored by REI and their #ForceofNature campaign. However, as always, these words are mine and exactly what I would tell my family and friends. In case you missed my previous post, the REI #ForceofNature campaign is in full swing and doing incredible things for women and the outdoors to level the playing field […]

          The Unspoken Words of I Love You – A reflection on Motherhood






            This post is the first of our grand prize winners of our big “For the Love of Mom” writing contest. Over the next couple weeks leading up to Mother’s Day, we will be sharing our winner’s posts. Please feel free to comment and share them – we can’t wait to see how they resonate with YOU! I […]

            For the Love of Mom, Stay Out of My Garden!






              This post is the second of our grand prize winners of our big “For the Love of Mom” writing contest. I love this fresh and fun reflection by Rebecca. And note – she is one of our co-teachers for the Outdoor Mom Academy! Just a few more days to sign up!!! Over the next couple weeks […]

              My World in Color – A Reflection on Parenthood






                This post is the first of our grand prize winners of our big “For the Love of Mom” writing contest. Over the next couple weeks leading up to Mother’s Day, we will be sharing our winner’s posts. Please feel free to comment and share them – we can’t wait to see how they resonate with YOU! […]

                A special Mother’s Day giveaway….






                  When Julia of Wild Blue Dream approached me about working together, I was ecstatic. Her prints are customizable, affordable and truly capture the spirit of an outdoor family. I asked her to put together a print for our family and love what she came up with. All my kids are represented (even the baby in […]

                  Finding Strength in Weakness






                    This post is sponsored by REI and their #ForceofNature campaign. However, as always, these words are mine and from the heart.   I see myself as a strong woman. Independent, stubborn, motivated, and willing to at least give a really honest attempt to whatever I set my mind too. I brush off 4 (almost 5) […]

                    Joy Bubbles






                      This post is the second of our runner up winners of our big “For the Love of Mom” writing contest. Over the next couple weeks leading up to Mother’s Day, we will be sharing our winner’s posts. Please feel free to comment and share them – we can’t wait to see how they resonate with […]