How to Keep Babies Warm






    So, this post isn’t JUST about keeping babies warm in the winter, but really all kids. It’s the question I get most often from parents – how do we keep kids warm and happy outside? After 4 kids (which is really the same as 10, right?!?!), I can tell you this: Kids are WAY more […]

    Gear Up Kids for Winter: What I Tell My Family & Friends






      I have gotten at least an email a day over the past couple weeks of people asking for my best gear suggestions for kids. Obviously people are thinking about preparing for colder weather. I decided that this just means I have a post to write. This is exactly what I tell my family and friends […]

      Great Gear to Keep Kids Warm: 2014 – 2015 Edition






        We get questions all the time about what our kids are wearing and how we keep them warm. I’m always happy to share my thoughts on anything we put on our own kids, but try to reserve a final opinion until we’ve put it through some serious use, extreme temperatures and extended time outside. It’s […]

        Layering up Kids for Cold Weather






          It’s coming. Winter will be here before we all know it (or you may in the midst of it like we are…), and the key to happy kids outside is keeping them warm.  While the techniques may change just a little depending on the age of the kids and how well they are able to […]

          Best Clothing to Keep Kids Cool + Giveaway






            Happy Monday after a long holiday weekend!  If you are anything like us, this is the time of the year where the heat can be sweltering.  For me, that “sweltering” is around 80 degrees (am I a wimp in the heat or what?!?! I blame it on my Alaskan upbringing); for most people, keeping it […]

            Baselayer Options for Adults (And How They Keep you Warm!)






              Swimming through the many options out there for base layers can be pretty tough.  Between Synthetics, Wool, Silk and all the different brands, there are plenty of choices to make.  A lot depends on what you will be doing when you wear them, how much you want to spend and how cold (or hot) your […]

              12 Days of Gear Giveaways: Day 1 Keeping Kids Warm






                Today starts 12 days of gear giveaways.  It’s our way of saying thanks to you, our readers, and show off some companies and products we really love.  Some days will direct back to previous posts with just a giveaway.  Some will be full of new reviews and information.  Hopefully not only will this give you […]