Snowboarding With Kids Tips And Tricks

Snowboarding with kids can be the perfect winter family activity. We have been snowboarding with our kids since they could walk, and we’ve learned a lot along the way. “Snowboarding with Kids Tips and Tricks” offers gear recommendations and teaching tips to help your family get on the hill. It is important to note that, … Read more

Best Hiking Shoes for Women

Woman wearing hiking shoes on a mountain trail.

Having good hiking shoes is key to having a great hiking trip! And just like every body is different, we all have different FEET too. I enlisted the help of the Tales of a Mountain Mama team to round up the Best Hiking Shoes for Women. These are shoes that are sturdy, comfortable, have great traction … Read more

Best Gifts for the Snowboarder 2023

Snowboard family photo

Let’s be honest – the best gift for the snowboarder in your life is a bluebird powder day. But if you’re not able to deliver that (it’s ok, we get it) this list of Gifts for the Snowboarder will give you the next best ideas for all the snowboarders in your life. All of the … Read more

Best Daypacks for Women

Best Daypacks for Women 2023 Getting our families out into nature is the goal.  Ensuring our kids are comfortable, nourished, and safe requires us to carry a variety of gear through all kinds of weather and terrain. A well designed, thoughtfully packed daypack sets you up for a successful adventure, no matter your destination. Whether … Read more

Lunchboxes For Outdoorsy Kids

Lunchboxes for Outdoorsy Kids I recently found myself in an overwhelming internet search for new lunchboxes for my outdoorsy kids. I was looking for a blog post that would give me honest opinions on lunchboxes that had been tested by real kids. When I didn’t find such a post, I set out to create my … Read more

Taking Kids Fishing

Boy fishing by the river.

Taking Kids Fishing Taking kids fishing is a great activity that not only gets your family outdoors but gives them something to do while they’re out there! Fishing with kids takes a little bit of practice and a lot of patience, but the memory of catching a fish for the first time lasts a lifetime. … Read more