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….

Local Hiking: Squak Valley Park North

Last September I hiked at Squak Valley Park North, and it seemed like a good choice for our growing local Hikes with Tikes group. Short, pretty and lots to see! I noticed that since our last hike here, things are changing – more work…

From Baby to Pre-School: Getting Kids Hiking

It may not always be easy, but taking your children out with you hiking is well worth the effort, frustration and tears (those could be from either of you!) Even with 3 boys, I am constantly learning on what works, and what is the…