Monthly Archives: January 2017

Humans of the Outdoors: Holly

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Holly, a human of the outdoors. Holly lives in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and gets outdoors with her husband and their nearly 3-year old daughter. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I spend my time outdoors with my husband, Jon, our 2.5-year old, Abbie and our dog Meggie (A.K.A. the squirrel chaser)…. Read more »

Wee Woollies Review (+ Winter Layering Guide)

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 I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  We are a “rain or shine” family, which also means that we get outside whether it’s +35˚c or -35˚c. In order to do this successfully, though, we need some “tools”. There’s an old Norwegian saying, “There’s no bad weather, only bad clothing.” So to… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Nancy

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Nancy, a human of the outdoors. Nancy lives in Abbotsford, British Columbia and gets outdoors with her husband and their three kids (ages 1, 7 and 9), as well as friends. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… When I was off on maternity leave for the third time last year,… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Morgan

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Morgan, a human of the outdoors. Morgan lives in Australia and gets outdoors with her parents and her dog, Biscuit. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I spend as much time possible by the ocean. I live on the waterfront and go to the beach every weekend. My dog loves… Read more »

Nap Anywhere with this Video Baby Monitor (+ Giveaway Jan 9-Feb 5)

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I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own. We own a video baby monitor. That is something I did not think we would say anytime soon. We live in a small 2-bedroom apartment and have not felt the need to own any baby monitor, never mind a video baby monitor. We can… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Advice Round-Up

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Welcome to the first ever Humans of the Outdoors Advice Round-Up! Whether you’ve just stepped out of your home and into the outdoors for the first time, or whether you’ve been doing it for years, you could probably use a little advice and you probably have some to give. When I “interview” folks for the Humans of the Outdoors series,… Read more »

Hiking into 2017: a New Year’s Post

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Happy New Year! January 1st is one of my favourite days of the year. I love reflecting, I love fresh starts, I love setting goals, and I love celebrating. And one day out of every year, these things all happen on the same day – New Year’s Day! And now that we are finally home after the holidays, and I… Read more »