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Mamas, We Are Stewards to the Wild.

February 21, 2017  |  By: Sachi Thornley

So what do we do? We protect these places and experiences! Mamas, we are the stewards of the wild; it is our job to teach our children. It is our job to make the wilderness their home. And it is our job to lead by example.

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“Bit Off More Than She Can Chew…”

February 16, 2017  |  By: Stephanie Feller

That’s right, I was doing it. Who cares if I was going slower? I was covering the exact same terrain as everyone else. I wasn’t an idiot, I didn’t come into this thinking it was going to be a cake walk. I took on this challenge because I wanted to explore what I was truly capable of, and I was proud of what I was accomplishing.

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Tinkergarten: A Deeper Look into this RAD Educational Movement

February 13, 2017  |  By: Justine Nobbe

Recently, we chatted with the passionate individuals behind the scenes at Tinkergarten and -wow- they are amazing. Their palpable stoke and enthusiasm is contagious and learning more about their mission and history has us inspired. Read on to learn more about this education alternative.

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Oakiwear Company and Product Profile

February 7, 2017  |  By: Adventure Mamas

Quality gear reviews can be so helpful if done properly, especially when prepared by someone trusted. Unfortunately, it can be hard to differentiate between an authentic review and one that is fluffed-up to please a sponsor.

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Hazards of Being Human

February 1, 2017  |  By: Sachi Thornley

I feel like there has been an influx of women standing up saying, “I’m bat shit crazy today! How are you?” Of course they say it more eloquently. And it always ends in, “It’s okay to not be happy all the time.” I know you know what I am talking about, it’s everywhere!  And I fucking love it.

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The Gear Experience with Sachi: Day Pack 101

January 12, 2017  |  By: Sachi Thornley

Did you set your resolution this year? Or are you just hoping to get more sleep, like me? Or file for an extension from last year’s resolutions? Also, like me… hey, it is, what it is and I’m doing my best.

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To the Mama Who Wasn’t Ready

January 9, 2017  |  By: Caitlin LaComb

To the mama who wasn’t ready to give herself away, I’m with you. My story is about the original heartbreak I felt in finding out I was pregnant, followed by the incredible joy and commitment to my family that came after.

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So You Want to be an Adventure Mama?

December 19, 2016  |  By: Sachi Thornley

So you want to be an Adventure Mama? You want to join the elite club of badass women taking over social media? Well, look no further because I’ve created an easy 5-step guide that’s guaranteed to ensure you’re a HOT, viral success.

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This is My Tribe.

December 11, 2016  |  By: Sarah Gorka

A little over a year ago, my husband and I were discussing leaving our families, friends and the life we’d built in warm sunny Phoenix, AZ. Reflecting and praying in the car, while driving home from a ladies climbing sesh at PRG one Tuesday night, I got chills and felt my heart telling me it was time. Taking the exit from I-10 to SR 51, I felt my heart was tugging me towards Salt Lake, and the life we needed to begin building here. We needed to move away in order to continue to grow.

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