Best Kids Life Jackets + How to Choose

For many families, summertime means more time in the water. And activities like stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing and rafting can be enjoyed by even the youngest kids if they have a properly fitting life jacket. So just how do you choose a kids life jacket or a kids life vest? We’ll go over the … Read more

Sun Protection Clothing for Kids Reviews

Best UPF Clothing for Kids Ultraviolet Protection Factor (or UPF for short) is protection against both UVA and UVB rays. We LOVE UPF clothing because it means I don’t have to deal with messy sunscreen (as much). I try to look for cooling or moisture wicking tops so we can use them for active things … Read more

Boating with Babies and Toddlers

boating with kids

How to go boating with babies and toddlers I love the water. From competitive rowing and coaching, to stand-up paddle boarding, whitewater kayaking, sea kayaking, canoeing, rafting, and even just lazy-river tubing; some of my fondest memories are of sun-soaked days on the river. Boating with babies and toddlers adds a few more complications than … Read more

Best Water Shoes for Kids

Best Water Shoes for Kids It’s summer time. You’ve reached that glorious season of parenting when your kids (hopefully) want nothing more than to be outside all day every day. It’s the stuff dreams are made of. But then there is the ever-present parental battle over footwear. A lot of kids love being barefoot in … Read more

Best Water Bottles for Kids

Best Water Bottles for Kids Water bottles have been on my mind. It happens every year when spring is on the horizon and warm, sunny days become the norm. It also happens to be the beginning of in person school for us and bringing a personal water bottle is mandatory as part of our school’s … Read more

Best Wetsuits for Kids

Best Wetsuits for Kids Growing up in Colorado, the only time I wore a wetsuit was white water rafting and even then I wore a stinky rental that was defiantly a unisex cut and 2 sizes too big. When it came to buying my girls wetsuits the last few years I made all the mistakes. … Read more