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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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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