Camping with Kids: A Master Checklist

  The biggest question I get when talking about camping with kids: But what do we pack?!  It can seem really daunting and stressful if you haven’t camped a lot with kids and have no idea where to start. That’s why I thought it would be a good idea to share our master list that we…

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Hiking with Kids: Our top 10 favorite family-friendly hikes within an hour of Portland

SO many of you have asked me for a list of family-friendly hikes that I’d recommend. This has taken me forever to do but I’ve finally gotten around to it! Typically during the week days, I do the quicker/easier hikes because it’s just the kids and I. We definitely have a few go-to spots that…

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The Hike More in 2019 Challenge!

Want to get outside and hit the trails more this year? Join my family as we opt outside and challenge ourselves to hike as much as possible! I’m hoping that having this chart around will be even more motivation to get out there and hike 🙂 You can download and print the chart below. Put…

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Cold Weather Hiking with Kids

If you follow our family, you know that we spend a lot of our free time outside. I get asked a lot of questions about how we hike and camp with little ones, especially in the colder months. So, I wanted to share with you all how we’re still able to get outside during the…

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Adventures with Kids: Crater Lake and Central Oregon Waterfalls

If you know Tyson and I, you know that we love the outdoors and we love to camp. I think, for most parents, traveling (and especially camping/hiking) is a little intimidating because kids can be so unpredictable. We actually didn’t travel or camp a lot when Holden was a baby (the last time we went…

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