Born to be Adventurous

About

Collaborate with me

Silverton Falls Trail

Hikes around Banff provide  some of the most  stunning scenery in the world. Scenery that is accessible to the whole family. But many of these scenic places have become congested with large crowds and parking challenges. Silverton Falls Hike is perfect for little feet and offers a stunning staircase waterfall at the end. The hike…

Ethical Outdoor Gear for Kids from Faire Child

As soon as I heard about the new Nova Scotian kids outerwear brand Faire Child I was hooked. It was not because the company designs and assembles their garments in Canada or because the style is incredibly hip. Of course that is awesome, but I was most interested when I learnt that Tabitha Osler, the founder…

8 Places to Stand Up Paddle Board near Calgary

Stand Up Paddle boarding is becoming mainstream and a very popular summer activity. There is a draw for adventure like the stories of Huckleberry Finn on his raft seeking one adventure after the next. The world also looks different when exploring on the water. This summer try exploring new places or from a new angle…

A year of wearing 100% recycled leggings from Girlfriend Collective

It has been over a year since I saw the Instagram account for free leggings made from 100% recycled plastic and ethically made. It seemed too good to be true and like some sort of crazy scam. I mean who gives away free leggings AND has sound sustainable practices! Then, at a friend’s house for…

Early Explorers Program for ages 3-5 at Winsport

My 4 year old daughter is bouncing because she is excited to go to “nature school” again.  I am excited for the 2 and half hour Early  Explorers program at Winsport and have some time to enjoy some solo time with my 2 year old which  rarely happens. The 2 and half hour program  allowed…