10 Kid Friendly Hikes In SE King County

I get asked often for ideas on where to kids for an “easy hike”. The hikes you can take babies to sullen teens with you. Not too long, no water crossings. Overall safer trails. This mix of 10 Kid friendly hikes in South East…

Incorporating Painted Rocks Into Hikes

Does your town, city or general area have a “painted rocks” Facebook page? It is a fun activity for anyone to enjoy! It’s part crafty time, part scavenger time and it encourages kids to hike. As summer is nearly here, and for us, school…

What Our Boys Carry In Their Backpacks

In late 2014 I wrote a post on what our toddler & preschooler carried in their backpacks. Two years later, with now a preschooler and a school age child, their gear list has changed. It’s grownup a bit, and they can carry more now….