My husband was recently out and about and spotted another dad on a bike ride with his kids. This fellow had a tandem attachment to pull his kid’s bike behind him, and behind his kid’s bike he had ALSO hitched a trailer to pull wee sibling. Kudos to you, sir. **Note, this is not recommended by … [Read more...] about Bouncing Back (to Adventure) after Baby
As you know, adventure games and races are ALL the rage across the country...and they're not just for adults. They're a great way for the whole family to get outside and be active together. The Kids Adventure Games is a nationwide, multi-discipline obstacle adventure race for kids ages 6 to … [Read more...] about Kids Adventure Games – win Entries!!
You can find all our Wildhood series posts here! Kids love mud, and I was no exception growing up. I'm not sure what the appeal is... the sucking, squishing sound or the gritty, sloppy texture. I tried to see how deep I could dig holes down in the mud and I piled up dirt to make … [Read more...] about Preserving Wildhood: Go Play in the Mud
This third post in our Preserving Wildhood Series focuses on letting your kids interact with the crawling, creeping critters and insects around them, especially if your natural inclination is to scream or run away in fear when you see these types of critters. Although the content below relates … [Read more...] about Preserving Wildhood: Embracing the Creepy Crawlies
My Reluctant Biker. I must start by saying that I live in a mountain town with a 20-mile long bike path and 400 miles of perfect single-track trails. I consider myself to be outdoorsy and I am an avid mountain biker, trail-runner, skier and multi-day river rat among other things. My assumption … [Read more...] about Handling the Reluctant Biker
As outdoor enthusiasts, we are passionate not only about spending time in nature, but treading lightly on the world we live in. We want to take care of our beautiful places, not only for ourselves but for future generations. Unfortunately, plastic pollution is taking over far too much of our … [Read more...] about Best Recycled Products for Outdoor Families