Best and Worst Ski Training Tools for Kids

When teaching kids to ski, the right ski training tools can make all the difference. I’ve had lots of experience teaching my tots to ski so I thought I’d review some ski training tools for kids. Some of these are great, and others are frankly terrible.

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How to Dress Kids for Winter Play – Accessories

Earlier I wrote about how to dress kids in layers for winter play, but that’s not the whole story. If you want happy snow kids you can’t forget the accessories. This post on how to dress kids for winter play focuses on the extra things that make a huge difference for staying warm. Usually I think of an outfit’s accessories as nice, but not necessary. In winter, the accessories are essential.How to Dress Kids for Winter Play Accessories Pin Continue reading “How to Dress Kids for Winter Play – Accessories”

Fifty Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids

Mountain Mom winter hiking with Baby L

Outdoor Winter Activities

Winter is my favorite season because I get to do my favorite activity – snowboard. However, winter is also cold. If you’re like me you need some extra motivation to get out the door in the winter, especially with tots. Outdoor winter activities for kids don’t have to be fancy or require special equipment, they just need to get you outside. Continue reading “Fifty Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids”

2016 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s that time of year again. Time for my annual Holiday Gift Guide! If you need gift ideas for the outdoor lover in your life, you’ve come to the right place.

This year I’m doing something a little different. Instead of just sharing my gift suggestions, I’m actually giving some lucky readers gifts through my Beat Black Friday giveaway week! Over the next few days I’ll be hosting three awesome giveaways with your outdoor family in mind. Continue reading “2016 Holiday Gift Guide”