I forget often that my views on parenting don't always mesh with those of people I know in daily life. So many parents spend their days helicoptering and never let the children breathe. Yet, the simple act of taking children in the outdoors lets them build confidence. With a careful eye, and some caution, they… Continue reading Perspective
A jogger stroller? Well, if you know me well enough...you'll know I have a real love affair with them. If a trail allows bikes, it's all good! Over the years with our kids it has allowed me a lot more freedom than I would have had otherwise. With a jogger stroller, the miles are longer,… Continue reading Outfitting A Jogger Stroller
For all the extrovert I am, there is also a huge part of me that is private. But something clicked in me recently, and said that maybe it is OK to finally talk about how painful life can be. And that there is the ability to find yourself again. Disclaimer: This post is NOT medical… Continue reading Coming Back From Post Partum Depression
Nature Play? Simply nothing more than letting children's imagination leading their play. Do it at home, in the park, on the trail. Stop and just let them find ways to have fun. Join them!