Best Easy Hikes Near Nashville, Tennessee

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Tennessee is such a beautiful state to explore at. It has very beautiful landscape and an abundance of waterfall trails. As a mom I like to find the best trails that are suitable for our two little girls. After having done several of them I have came up with the top kid friendly hikes near […]

Instant Coffees: Rated From Good to Bad

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There is nothing better to wake up to than the smell of coffee and a gorgeous camp view. With the wrong cup of coffee though that sense of peace in the morning can quickly go to yuck! I have taken it upon myself to seek out some of the best [and even the worse] instant […]

Fall Activity Pack For Kids

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Fall is among us and I’m not sure about you but I want to do all the activities and fun things I can with my kiddos this season. Fall is one of our favorite seasons of the year. The perfect weather, the changing leaves, and the delicious Thanksgiving food. Ahhh! I can’t wait to dig […]

Camping With Kids Packing Guide

There is a lot that goes into camping but even more when you are camping with kids. You are not just watching our for yourself but also for your little ones. I have created this blog post to help other parents better prepare for their next camping trip with their children. Disclaimer: There are affiliate […]

Constellation Scavenger Hunt

Star gazing is one of my favorite things to do. As a kid, my brothers and I would lay on a blanket in our backyard and stare at the sky with our books just finding constellations, spotting shooting stars, and looking for meteors. We would even set up my brother’s telescope and use our moon […]

Kula for a Cause by Kula Cloth

One of my favorite outdoor gear brands has just released their first product focused towards giving back to a cause. Kula for a Cause is dedicated to bring good to our world which is exactly what we need in our planet right now. Kula Cloth is always looking for ways to help others and the […]

Brewing Coffee Outdoors – 11 Ways To Make Camp Coffee!

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Nothing beats a good morning like waking up outdoors to the morning breeze and a fresh cup of coffee. It is by far one of my favorite ways to wake up. That cool morning breeze, the smell of campfire and freshly brewed coffee, and the sound of birds singing. It is such a relaxing way […]

Fun Camping Scavenger Hunt For Kids

Keeping my kids busy during our camping trips used to feel like a chore. They would get bored quickly and just ask for snacks all day long. I decided that I needed to do a few changes. Bring toys, books, and even activities for them to do. One of the new things our family likes […]

10 Life Lessons Your Child Can Learn Outdoors

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Motherhood is filled with so many challenges. We feel like we need to teach them everything we can before our children reach adulthood. It can be frustrating at times and rewarding at others. Sometimes we will feel like what we are doing is not enough. At other times we may feel like we may be […]

Raw Elements Reef Safe Sunscreen

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Our corals are dying. You may have heard me say this on Instagram and my blog already numerous times. But did you know you there are products out there that will help protect them? Yes! One of them is our sunscreen. For the last year I have been using Raw Elements for many reasons, including […]