Outdoor Dad Instruction Manual

    It’s June. And June means Father’s Day (among other things, of course). Unfortunately, most kids are out of school, so no gifts are conveniently made during the school day so other parents (or caregivers) are off the hook. We’re pretty sure that’s why Mother’s Day is in May (just to make it easier for you […]

    12 Days of Gear Giveaways – Day 12 (Camping is Good for the Soul)

       ***Keep up with this entire event HERE*** Wowee! We’re at Day TWELVE! Can you believe it?!?! I can’t. And we’re ending the whole event with a chance to get ready for camping season….it’s not THAT far away (depending on where you live, of course!) Be sure you go back and enter the last of the […]

      Unplugging and Breathing….

        This weekend we followed Mtn Papa to the mountains while he hunted. We love going along when we can because it gives us more time camping, more time as a family and the fall is just so gorgeous. While I usually pair hunting season with “snow”, we managed some cool, but decent weather. Perfect for […]

        Pack it Up and Go “Out” to Eat – Ideas for Picnic Meals

          Thanks so much to Stanley Brand for sponsoring today’s post and helping inspire all of us to get out, eat out, and play on! I feel like I am becoming pretty proficient at packing meals on the go. I refuse to fall into too many pre-packaged options, but since we spend a lot of time […]