• How to Dress to Stay Comfortable in Any Weather

    My Ultimate Gear List for Outdoor Moms (Written by an Alaskan) There’s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothing. German Proverb It’s winter. The weather can be extreme and having the right gear makes all the difference when it comes to enjoying your time outside. No one likes to be cold! I moved to Alaska 11 years ago, and learned a whole lot my first year on this topic. The Alaskan lifestyle is centered on being outdoors all year round. So my new friends were fantastic teachers! I compiled a list of the outerwear and accessories that I own and love. This is not the only way to dress…

  • Challenges for 2019 that will get you outside more

    Did you make any New Year’s resolutions for 2019? Last year I took a risk and joined the 365 mile challenge. I wasn’t sure what to expect. But the support of the wonderful ladies in the Facebook Group kept me motivated all year long! I ended 2018 with 200 biking and 387 hiking miles! I’m always striving to make healthy choices. I want to get outside more (for all these reasons), and be a better role model for my daughter. So this year I decided to step it up. Here are the challenges I will be working toward. 365 Mile Challenge The 365 Mile Challenge is a group with a…