Breastfeeding while Hiking

This post is not intended to offend anyone or to tell anyone whether they should breastfeed there little one. Everyone has their own experiences with how to feed their little one and will do whatever is best for all the individuals involved. This is a small look into my experience breastfeeding my daughters in the…

Tiniest Feet on the Trail

There are certain moments that stand out in my mind from our most recent camping trip. Like the moment after the park warden said that we could have a fire and my daughter jumped for joy. The exchange went something like this – Park Warden says, “There’s no fire ban up here”. My 3 year…

Leave No Trace for Toddlers

Leave No Trace is an organization that came up with 7 outdoor principles meant to promote and inspire responsible “outdoor recreation through education, research and partnerships”.  Teaching little ones about the Leave No Trace principles is important to ensure that our impact on the wild ecosystems is minimal. That being said it is important to let…

Entertaining a Baby on a Hike

Ideally, when hiking with a baby on a hike they will be happy taking in their surroundings, basking in nature’s fresh air, or having a nap. However, that does not always happen.  Entertaining your baby in the hiking carrier can sometimes be exhausting especially if it is a more challenging hike.   Here are a…