I’ve got a confession to make. My family is big into the day trip. We will adventure from sun up to sun down – taking a road trip, going for a hike, hitting the river. But with a five year old who doesn’t (always) sleep through the night, a four year old who doesn’t (often) sleep through the … [Read more...] about The Best Coffee Makers and Coffee Blends for Hiking
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I don’t know about you, but finding healthy snacks that my children will eat is a difficult task. Especially snacks that we can take on our adventures. In fact, if I am not armed with good snacks, our adventures often fail miserably within the first hour. I can’t eat dairy or gluten which often … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Adventure Snacks to Make at Home
Setting our families up for life-long success starts HERE, at home. Despite all the camps and adventures and experiences we can expose our kids to away from us as they get older, their base is built from what they see US doing, daunting as that may be! It's obviously crucial we are intentional … [Read more...] about Let’s Support Happier and Healthier Families!
The one thing about traveling with families is someone ALWAYS has to eat. While bringing your own food and saving some money is great, sometimes it is so necessary for the sanity of everyone to get out of the car, stretch your legs and get some fresh food. This post will be updated throughout the … [Read more...] about Great Places to Eat from Glacier to Yellowstone
To be quite honest, I tire very quickly of packing food for the trail. I have a very hungry family (don't we all?!?!) that gets hangry when the food runs out, so I really have no choice...if we all want to make it back home alive. When I was approached by Trailfoody to check out their new … [Read more...] about Simplifying Trail Food with TrailFoody
I love, love, love my kids. I don't love when my kids are hyped up on sugar. Not that we never have it around here (because that would be a lie), but Halloween and Valentines have become SO sugar-saturated that I have a tendency to want to avoid them completely. That said, we do reserve some … [Read more...] about Valentine Treats for Outdoor Kids