guzzie+Guss Perch High-Chair Review (+ Giveaway August 28-30)

Perch High-Chair Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  We live in a 2-bedroom apartment and have taken a minimalistic approach to baby gear. We try to only acquire dual-purpose items or those that pack small and travel well. And, we cannot store items that we stop using after only a few months,… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Jenny

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Jenny, a human of the outdoors. Jenny lives in Florida and gets outdoors with her fiancé, two teenage sons (aged 14 and 17), and her dog. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I trail run a few times a week and also plan my vacations around being outdoors. I usually… Read more »

Momzelle Breastfeeding Apparel Review (+Giveaway Aug 17-Sep 7)

Momzelle Nursing Apparel Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  I spend a lot of time being active. You have noticed that, right? Okay, good. I also spend a lot of time breastfeeding. And those two activities don’t always go together easily. This is due mostly to the clothing options for easy boob access…. Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Whitney

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Whitney, a human of the outdoors. Whitney lives in Fort Myers, Florida and gets outdoors with her husband, their two children aged 3-5, her dog and friends. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… Once a week during the summer, my kids and I choose a different campground or state park… Read more »

Huckleberry’s First Camping Trip

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I can finally stand behind the “Camping” part of my blog’s tagline as we have officially camped as a family! Huckleberry’s first camping trip was a backcountry adventure in Frontenac Provincial Park, less than an hour from home. We kept it fairly simple, and hiked in from the north end of the park to the nearest campsite, only a 20-minute… Read more »

Les produits de MaYa Review {English/francais} (+ Giveaway August 8-22)

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I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  La critique est disponible en français en dessous. As if we are already talking about going back to school?! You are probably busy making lists and checking them twice and getting ready to get the kiddies on the bus or off to wherever they… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Lacey

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Lacey, a human of the outdoors. Lacey lives in Tennessee and gets outdoors with her husband and their two dogs. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I am outdoors every weekend and as much as possible in between. My husband and my two dogs, Milo and Bridger, are my outdoor adventuring… Read more »

Babymoov Anti-UV Tent Review (+ Giveaway August 3-9)

Babymoov Anti-UV Tent Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Sunscreen? Check. Sunhat? Check. Sunburn? Check. Wait, what? Yes, it has happened to us. We slathered Huckleberry with sunscreen before we left the house, we secured his hat firmly on his head, and we managed to stay in the shade most of the day…. Read more »

Take on Teething, Naturally (Review + Giveaway August 1-15)

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I apologize if you have a squirmy-wormy, sad and sucky, tired, teething babe; we’ll get to the teething remedy review momentarily… Welcome to the Pomp and Circumstance Children’s Product Giveaway Hop This event is brought to you by MamatheFox and On Honeysuckle Hill At each stop you will find awesome prizes fit for children ages 0-18. Be sure to enter… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Taylor

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Taylor, a human of the outdoors. Taylor lives in Evergreen, Colorado and gets outdoors with her boyfriend and their 3-year old son, Anthony. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… My family and I hike 3-4 times per week (more if it is a good week). We are raising our little… Read more »

Brooksie Leash System Review (+ Giveaway July 27-August 10)

Brooksie Leash System Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Kirby is a fairly well-behaved dog. If we are in an area that permits off-leash, then he would be off-leash. But off-leash areas are few and far between, so we need other options. Our new family cottage is one of the places where we… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Natalie

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A note from Maman on the Trail:  Meet Natalie, a human of the outdoors. Natalie lives right here in Kingston, Ontario and gets outdoors with her husband and their four children. She runs our local green parenting store and lives on a budding little homestead. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… We get outdoors every day. It’s a… Read more »

9 Things Maman Loup Made Me Buy

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Before becoming a blogger myself, I was an avid reader of blogs. My all-time favourite blog to read, and the first blog I ever subscribed to and read on a regular basis, is Maman Loup’s Den. Lindsay, a.k.a. Maman Loup, and I are now bloggeagues (her invented word for blogging colleagues). To describe our relationship more accurately though, she is… Read more »

Andy Pandy Eco-Friendly Disposable Diapers Giveaway (July 20-August 3)

Andy Pandy Giveaway - mamanonthetrail.com

Lindsay at Maman Loup’s Den knows that cloth isn’t for everyone all the time, and is always searching for the best in eco-friendly disposable alternatives. Andy Pandy, designed by Steve and Jessica of Michigan-based Hansen Kids, LLC is a bamboo-based, chlorine-free disposable diaper brand available exclusively at Amazon.com and now in Canada at Amazon.ca. You can read Lindsay’s full review here. Andy… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: David

Humans of the Outdoors- David - mamanonthetrail.com

A note from Maman on the Trail:  Meet David, a human of the outdoors. David lives in north Wales, UK and gets outdoors with his wife and their two children under 3. Here is his story… On his time outdoors… We are a family with two children under 3. There’s me, my wife Natalie, and our two kids, Jesse, aged… Read more »

6 Tips for Nursing on the Trail

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I am all for breastfeeding in public, but there was a time when I was nervous about nursing on the trail. I think a large part of it was logistical: not having nursing-friendly hiking attire, not knowing if there would be a bench or other suitable seat, wondering how I could nurse in the carrier inside my coat while it… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Stephanie

Humans of the Outdoors- Stephanie - mamanonthetrail.com

A note from Maman on the Trail:  Meet Stephanie, a human of the outdoors. Stephanie lives in East Bay, California and gets outdoors with her husband and their four children, ranging in age from 2 to 14. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I love spending time with my kids and our whole family outdoors. Whether it’s hiking,… Read more »

NursElet Nursing Bracelet Review (+ Giveaway July 4-18)

NursElet Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Are you ready to talk about boobs? Because that’s what we’re going to do. Boobs, breasts, milk makers, tatas, lolos, whatever you call them. I mean, we can’t talk about a breastfeeding accessory without talking about breasts. I find it strange to spend so… Read more »