5 Outdoor Mittens for Kids: Choosing the right pair for your child

There are so many options and different pairs work better for different children. This can be such a challenge when trying to find the “right” pair for your child.   But in extremely cold weather there is no debate. Children have to wear mitts or the tears will start coming or even worst frost bite.  These …

Leaving on an Adventure: Van Life with Kids

Dreams really can come true and adventuring does not have to stop after having kids. After we bought our ’93 VW Eurovan, just after having our second daughter in the spring of 2015, we had been dreaming of hitting the road for an extended Van life adventure. Now, 3 years later, our family is ticking…

Real Talk Series: Getting real adventurous with the Adventure Mamas Initiative

I am so excited because the Adventure Mamas are going to be taking over the Born to be Adventurous Mamas Facebook group and hosting discussions about adventure and motherhood in our Real Talk series. They believe that “adventure is an incredible catalyst for growth, healing, and empowerment.”. Join the Born to be Adventurous Mamas Facebook…

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…