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Guest Post: Super Nature Adventures & a Giveaway

What is hiking like with your kids? If it’s anything like it is with us, sometimes it’s great and sometimes it’s…well…not so much. We know what it’s like to have a kid throw a fit on a trail because we’ve … Continue reading

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Wednesday photo of the week: stump jump

This photo is from our visit to the new nature play area at Sabin Elementary School in NE Portland, the first for Portland Public Schools. My son is wearing a new pair of KEEN shoes, which we love for outdoor play!

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REVIEW: MyMayu wrist gaiters & Veyo Mittyz

When you have young kids and it snows – or you live a reasonable drive from a snowy mountain – you know you’ll end up taking them out to play. For the little ones, you hope they do their deed … Continue reading

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A family weekend on the Oregon coast in Astoria

My family and I spent last weekend in Astoria, OR. My wife and I had passed through this coastal Oregon city over a decade ago on a trip down the coast, before any kid was in the picture. Then, it … Continue reading

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REVIEW: MyMayu rain and outdoor toddler boots

I was offered the chance to have my daughter try out a pair of toddler boots from the British Columbia-based company MyMayu. I had taken her out a few times in a pair of basic rubber boots but she seemed to … Continue reading

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