Vilcabamba Adventure Guide

Vilcabamba Travel Guide

Family Adventure Travel Guide If you enjoy traveling, but hate the stress and time it takes to plan a trip then you’re going to love the Tales of a Mountain Mama Family Adventure Travel Guides! These handy guides are written by mamas like you to help you prepare for your family’s next adventure. As an … Read more

First Peak Clothing for Kids Review

While there is no shortage of adorable baby and toddler clothing available, it can be challenging to find well made clothes that are as functional as they are cute. First Peak clothing for kids is both! They are thoughtfully designed with active little ones in mind to hold up through “everyday mess and mayhem,” (according … Read more

Playing in the Rain and Mud

Rainy days are often seen as a reason to stay indoors. But, for those of us who live where there are entire seasons of the year that have daily downpours, keeping active kids indoors all the time isn’t practical. When wet weather persists, sometimes you just have to get outside, despite the rain and mud. … Read more

Pudgy Pie Recipes

Child making pudgy pies

Campfire pie irons make it easy to prepare delicious camping meals the whole family will love. Whether it’s time for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or dessert, these pudgy pies recipes are sure to please!  Pudgy pies, also called campfire pies, hobo pies, or mountain pies, are made in a small, hinged pan with a long handle, … Read more

Gifts for Outdoor Babies 2023

Getting outside is beneficial for both baby and mama. Scientific studies show that time outdoors can be helpful for boosting cognitive function, promoting relaxation, and reducing stress. Research has found that exposure to natural light during the day may even help your baby sleep better at night!  While outdoor adventures can seem more complicated and … Read more

Food to Take Camping Without Fridge

Family sitting by a fire pit making campfire pies

The refrigerator is one of those modern conveniences that has become such a huge part of daily life it can be hard to imagine going without it. If you’re planning a camping trip you may be wondering what foods you can even take along if you won’t have access to a fridge. Camping for a … Read more