I hate being pregnant. The reasons are all selfish (well mostly, anyway.) I hate the weight gain, I hate the fact that it slows me down (enough to put me on bed rest with P), I hate the nausea and the waddle and all the fun stuff that goes along with it (I'll save you from too much information … [Read more...] about THE Gear if you are Pregnant or Nursing: Mountain Mama Expecting Adventure Reviews
Gear and Reviews
As a family, we have been big fans of Columbia for quite some time. P wears a down bunting that has been incredible for keeping him (and J as a baby) warm. Husband FINALLY let me pass on his Columbia coat to someone else who may need it that he got TWENTY years ago (seriously, no exaggeration … [Read more...] about Columbia OMNI-HEAT (Women’s Triple Trail Shell Review)
*Contest Closed!* Betsy and Rebecca - check your inbox and congratulations! We talk about it a lot on the blog, but in case you missed it: We are huge proponents of gear in our family. Yep, most of it comes with a higher price tag, but the peace of mind knowing your family is safe and warm is … [Read more...] about Kids Icebreaker Review and *Giveaway!*
Our kids always benefit from some great gear for Christmas along with the "fun" stuff. (Not that gear isn't fun, because it definitely means fun adventures!) We are strong believers in the idea that great gear = happy kids and fun times! It is absolutely worth the money for us. We give each … [Read more...] about Great Kids Gear (Adventuring for Christmas!) + Baby Banz Giveaway
We love getting outside as a family and we do it every day (I feel like a broken record, but in case you haven't heard it before, we have a "15 minute" rule. Even in the worst conditions, we are outside with our kids 15 minutes a day.)I think that it is really easy to get stuck in the box of what … [Read more...] about Moonlit Ski Adventures + Challenge
Tonight was momentous - we biked together as a family....all THREE of us (P is just a BIT too young at 4 months...) J has a balance bike and something clicked tonight as he rode around and we rode with him. I have taken him out to ride plenty of times, but I usually just walk pushing the stroller … [Read more...] about A Biking TRIO!