Giveaway closed. Congrats, Jess B. (lucky #1!) on your win!I would like to introduce you to a local here in our small town, Connie. Connie is an amazing seamstress and crafter. She believes in the warmth of wool (as do we!) and I think this is an awesome unique way to recycle products for warmth … [Read more...] about *Guest Post* Recycled Wool Mittens
Jennifer Aist is guesting here again today with some great tips for getting outside despite the cold weather. Living in Alaska (near where I grew up) she knows the cold, and gets outside with her kids anyway. In her last guest post, I talked about her book, Babes in the Woods. Definitely worth … [Read more...] about Baby, It’s COLD Outside!
There is something to be said about what kids can learn from their conversations with Daddy (or Mama) while they ride along on adventures. I love that our Deuter Kid Comfort III allows J to ride comfortably along while Daddy takes advantage of a perfect opportunity to show J a little bit of this … [Read more...] about Backcountry Lessons from the Throne of the Deuter Kid Carrier III (+ pack review)
*No words necessary, just a precious moment* … [Read more...] about This Moment
*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!*
The past three days were pure bliss. As a family we left everything behind (and believe me, that "everything" is a lot right now!), unplugged and spent some quality time just making memories and being a family. We found a Forest Service cabin in the Big Horn Mountains that was easily accessible and … [Read more...] about Cabin Getaways, St. Nicholas and Toys (reviews!)