Category: Adventures

5 cool things for kids to do on hot days

It’s hot out there — maybe a little too hot for outdoor adventures with little ones. When it’s sweltering, how do you keep young kids active and avoid going stir crazy? The internet is full craft ideas and games to keep kids busy without ever leaving home. If you do feel like venturing into the sun, Slide […]

In search of fairies at Ohme Gardens

I am a stay-at-home mom this summer for the first time since my girls were babies. This new arrangement began in May. Ah yes, May. A glorious month. The children went to school each morning. I showered. Sat in coffee shops. Occasionally exercised. Made trips to Marshalls at 11 a.m. for absolutely no reason and […]

Summer workouts with kids

When it comes to working out, sometimes it is hard to find that motivation. Add a kid or small army and daily life becomes a workout all its own. Now that school’s out and the kids are bursting with limitless energy, my fellow pre/postnatal group fitness instructor Ariel Croffut and I have teamed up to […]

Exploring wild (and not-so-wild) places with kids

Earlier this month, my co-worker was talking about how much fun her kids had on the Sauer’s Mountain Trail the previous weekend. I was surprised — that trail is beautiful, but it’s a steep climb. Sometimes I turn whiny on that trail, and I am a full-fledged adult. Her kids are 6 and 9 years old. […]

How to rent summer fun essentials

Grab your sunglasses, swim trunks, hiking boots, and cozy blankets. It’s time to enjoy our warm days and perfect nights! I am super excited to offer some new packages that I hope will add to your outdoor fun this Spring and Summer! Don’t bother going to every store in town searching for the perfect item […]