March 28th, 2017 Motherhood and Skiing the No Fall Zone By: Heidi Gilbert
Adventuring After Baby, Being Mama, Go Big, Rad, Skiing Screen Shot 2017-03-28 at 6.22.01 PM

As my patrol and PA friend gathered round with an oxygen mask, I gasped for air through sharp pains in my chest: “Can we at least check to make sure I’m not bleeding…like really bad?” While this might sound like the start of some crazy, once-in-a-lifetime ski wreck story, this was par for the course… Read more »

Read More
March 22nd, 2017 I Thought We Were Planning a Funeral. By: Sachi Thornley
Being Mama, Our Tribe, Post-Partum Support 14199281_10153692727356951_4663113823424329867_nasdasd

I don’t have some perfectly-organized, elegantly-articulated, seamlessly-written piece to share today. It seems like when people are going through shitty times, they often tell stories about how they’re warriors, about how they’re going to get through it, about things happening for a reason, about strength and courage… I don’t have the energy to prepare something… Read more »

Read More
March 15th, 2017 Social Media and the No Robot Policy By: Justine Nobbe
Looking For, Our Tribe, Rad, Things Are Happening 20170316_185831 (1)

Internship ad or social media soapbox rant? Um, both. Social media is arguably the greatest change-catalyst of our modern age. If it’s progress you seek, find a way to reach and engage your audience authentically. In our technologically saturated world, that means being a social media boss—seriously, it’s powerful shit. As our days become busier… Read more »

Read More
February 28th, 2017 UPDATES: Support this Little Warrior: Penny Thornley By: Justine Nobbe
Being Mama, Our Tribe 14089109_10153670077556951_5122177768947023342_n

3/4/2017 UPDATES: Here are some updates from Sachi. Bottom line, this family continues to need our support more than ever. Please contribute what you can and share Penny’s story within your own community. “This sucks. He has such a hard time seeing her like this, he breaks down every time she cries. But on the… Read more »

Read More
February 21st, 2017 Mamas, We Are Stewards to the Wild. By: Sachi Thornley
Adventuring with Kids, Eco-Thoughts, Rad, Resources 20170205_074741

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.

Read More
February 16th, 2017 “Bit Off More Than She Can Chew…” By: Stephanie Feller
Backpacking, Inspiration, Rad friends

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.

Read More
February 13th, 2017 Tinkergarten: A Deeper Look into this RAD Educational Movement By: Justine Nobbe
Adventuring with Kids, All The Things Reviewed, Inspiration, Our Tribe, Outdoor Education, Rad, Resources tg-photo-4-54d4c8f4050fc76bf10b76dc32e290a8

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.

Read More
February 7th, 2017 Oakiwear Company and Product Profile By: Adventure Mamas
Adventuring with Kids, All The Things Reviewed, Gear Review, Rad, Resources DSC_0196

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.

Read More
February 1st, 2017 Hazards of Being Human By: Sachi Thornley
Being Mama, Inspiration, Our Tribe, Post-Partum Support sachi-hazard

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.

Read More
January 12th, 2017 The Gear Experience with Sachi: Day Pack 101 By: Sachi Thornley
Adventuring with Kids, All The Things Reviewed, Gear Review, Outdoor Education, Rad, Resources image_20170111093909471-1024x768

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.

Read More