Wisconsin Dells: The Perfect Family Vacation Spot No Comments

This is a hosted posted, all opinions are 100% my own! This summer, I’m traveling across the Midwest to find various vacationing options perfect for families. Our last trip brought us to Wisconsin Dells! We have four kids and the drive from our house was around 4.5 hours. We live by South Bend, Indiana. The total cost for tolls was around $12.50. We have been to the Read more

5 Things To Do In Sedona With Kids No Comments

Are you thinking of traveling to Sedona, Arizona soon? We love traveling to Arizona, to see family. Here is a some research I've been doing about Sedona.  I’m sure your family would love these things to do in Sedona with kids. Sedona Astronomy Tours I love that my kids are getting older because we can do things like Astronomy tours. Looking at the stars in a place Read more

Get kids involved with the Buddy Bison Program No Comments

Buddy Bison Program Wouldn’t it be awesome if there was a program to connect parks and kids? Wait, there is! It’s called the Buddy Bison School Program! Kids need parks and those parks need kids. This program was created to help promote outdoor recreation, but also teach environmental education. Park Preservation If you know anything about the Buddy Bison Program, you know that it’s important to Read more

Family Travel: Pop-up Books New York, London and Paris No Comments

Lonely Planet Kids - Pop-Up New York, London, and Paris If there is something my kids LOVE to do, it is read. There is always a book in my oldest hands, which I love. One of our favorite books is Lonely Planet Kids! They actually have released several new pop up books that your kids may just fall in love with as well. Stay tuned to Read more

Delicious Green Superfood Even Your Kids Will Eat! No Comments

Raise your hand if you wish feeding kids was super easy. I must admit that my kids (myself included) would prefer to eat pizza most nights. But let’s face it, pizza isn’t going to help us live a long life, at least if it’s not made to be slightly healthier. Here are some tips to help you find delicious superfoods your kids will eat. Spinach There isn’t Read more

Snowflake Bird Feeder Craft No Comments

How to make a Snowflake Bird Feeder Craft We love spending time together making crafts, especially in these colored months. We love watching the birds in our yard from our kitchen table. Today we've put together a fun snowflake bird feeder craft that you can create with your kids. We worked on this with our 2 and 5 year old and they both enjoyed making them. Materials: Chenille Read more

Kick-off Your 2017 Fitness Goals with the 365 Mile Challenge No Comments

365 mile challenge Tips for Setting 2017 Fitness Goals & Why You Need a Community to Support You How many of you are really trying to think of your 2017 fitness goals? As a mom and outdoor nerd, I have realized the importance of setting goals and having a community rooting for my goals. One thing I realized this year is that there are a Read more

365 Mile Challenge 3 Comments

What is the 365 Mile Challenge?  Today I'm excited to announce the 356 Mile Challenge. This is a project we've been working on for a few months and a few friends on Facebook got a sneak peek. Here's the thing. Somedays, most days, I feel like a complete fraud. I'm an outdoor blogger but don't always like going outdoors. Especially when it is winter and freezing.  Why Read more

10 easy ways to get kids excited about giving back this holiday season 1 Comment

Ten easy ways to get kids excited about giving back this holiday season As a parent, I always look forward with anticipation for the delight in my childrens’ eyes as they open those gifts I’ve excitedly selected for them. My heart fills with gratitude for the abundance in our lives that makes it possible to give my loved ones the things they most desire. I’m also Read more