Monthly Archives: February 2017

7 Tips for Living Off-Grid with Kids (Take Over Tuesday)

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Welcome to the Take Over Tuesday guest post series. I will be featuring posts by fellow bloggers and outdoors enthusiasts. Do you have some expertise or a great story to share? Consider submitting something to the Humans of the Outdoors series or contacting me directly. Today’s feature is from Joe of Nature Rated. Joe loves spending time in the outdoors. Whenever daily life… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Jane

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Jane, a human of the outdoors. Jane lives on Vancouver Island, British Columbia and gets outdoors with her husband, Rob, and their 3 adult children, when they are around. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I am an outdoor junkie! Those nearest to me will attest to the fact that… Read more »

Maman’s Top 10 Most Popular Posts

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  As I celebrate my first blogiversary (blog + anniversary), I thought it would be a great idea to look through Google Analytics (an insight tool for websites) to see which of my 132 posts were the most popular. I ignored the posts that were just giveaways, because those are a little skewed, and also decided to break down my… Read more »

5 Tips for Camping with Kids (Take Over Tuesday)

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Welcome to the Take Over Tuesday guest post series. I will be featuring posts by fellow bloggers and outdoors enthusiasts. Do you have some expertise or a great story to share? Consider submitting something to the Humans of the Outdoors series or contacting me directly. Today’s feature is from Jessica of Exploring the Local Life. Jessica a blogging, YouTubing, RVing, roadschooling… Read more »

Maman on the Trail’s 1st Blogiversary Giveaway (February 20-March 19)

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Welcome to Maman on the Trail’s 1st Blogiversay Giveaway! If you’re new here, please stick around and check things out! In the menu at the top you’ll find some fun information about me and my little family, our tales from the trails and the Humans of the Outdoors series, the lessons we’ve learned and our gear guide, some odds and ends… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Meghan

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Meghan, a human of the outdoors. Meghan lives in Louviers, Colorado and gets outdoors with her husband and their two sons, ages 12 and 10, plus their two dogs. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… The quick facts: We hike, climb 14ers, camp, ski and snowshoe. We live in a… Read more »

6 Reasons to Donate Breast Milk

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*I received product and compensation in exchange for this post. All opinions remain my own. I spent my first year of motherhood pumping and donating my breast milk to the Rogers Hixon Ontario Human Milk Bank. Inspired by Lindsay of Maman Loup’s Den and Stefanie of The Monarch Mommy, I looked into donating breast milk as soon as my supply was established and I… Read more »

Tying the Knot with Adventure (Take Over Tuesday)

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Welcome to the Take Over Tuesday guest post series. I will be featuring posts by fellow bloggers and outdoors enthusiasts. Do you have some expertise or a great story to share? Consider submitting something to the Humans of the Outdoors series or contacting me directly. Today’s feature is from Sarah Brown and PT Winchester. PT Winchester has served the Heavy Textile Industry for… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Katie

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Katie, a human of the outdoors. Katie lives in Rowley, Massachusetts and gets outdoors with her husband and their 2-year old son, Colton. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I try to get outdoors every day! I have always been an avid hiker: hiking the 4000 footers in NH every… Read more »

Mama Banana’s Adventures 9K Facebook Fan Giveaway (February 10-26)

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Welcome to a special giveaway from a fellow blogger… Fans help keep our businesses running! If I haven’t said it personally to you before, I’m saying it now. Thank you! As a thank you, Mama Banana’s Adventures is hosting a fan celebration giveaway for reaching a 9K fan milestone on Facebook. Enter to win a prize pack valued at over… Read more »

Conquer Winter with Yaktrax Pro

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I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own. I don’t know about you, but we don’t stop hiking just because it’s winter. We would probably all go a little crazy in our own ways if we didn’t continue to get our Vitamin N in the cold, dark months of the year. However,… Read more »

5 Reasons to Take Your Kids Camping (Take Over Tuesday)

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Welcome to the Take Over Tuesday guest post series. I will be featuring posts by fellow bloggers and outdoors enthusiasts. Do you have some expertise or a great story to share? Consider submitting something to the Humans of the Outdoors series or contacting me directly. Today’s feature is from David Gray. David has been an avid adventurer and explorer for as long… Read more »

10 Tips for Moms Returning to Work

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I returned to work in December after a year-long maternity leave, and it has been a challenge. I should put that in the present tense: it IS a challenge. It is a challenge to get everyone up and out the door in the morning. It is a challenge to muster the energy to teach French to 150 children that aren’t… Read more »