Any active moms out there wanna know the best way to get your soapbox message about healthy outdoor families out there for the world to see? For starters, you could break your ankle…It did seem rather ironic that the minute I turned into an invalid folks couldn’t wait to talk to me about my active lifestyle! While part of me felt somewhat hypocritical touting the benefits of family adventures while I was stuck at home on the couch, it at least gave me something to focus on besides feeling sorry for myself. Here’s a few quick blurbs about some of the latest…Read the rest of this entry →
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Recently I was asked by Maijalisa Burkert of Chicks Climbing if I was up for an interview. Who is Chicks Climbing, you might ask? They are only the premiere go-to place for all things related to women’s climbing, both on ice and on the rocks. Their instructional clinics (“Chicks with Picks and “Chicks Rock“) can be found all over the country, where they promote self-reliance by teaching technical skills to help women become knowledgeable, independent climbers. The theme of both their ice and rock climbing clinics is “Women climbing with women, for women.” These Chicks also aren’t afraid to give back…Read the rest of this entry →
A few weeks ago Lia Keller from Skedaddle (based out of Alaska) contacted me about participating in their new blog series on Adventuring Moms. She provided me with a list of questions relating to connecting kids to the outdoors. Since this is something I’m very passionate about, I of course didn’t hesitate to jump right in.