Monthly Archives: March 2017

12 Reasons Why Baby Sign Language is for You

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I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Have you heard of Baby Sign Language before and thought “That’s not for me”? The first time that I heard of it, I had that same thought. I thought “Shouldn’t I focus on speaking? No one in my family uses sign language.” However, the second… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Rachel

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Rachel, a human of the outdoors. Rachel lives in Salt Lake City, Utah and get outdoors with her husband, Aaron, and their 14-month old son. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… I hike at least once a week. The outdoors has completely changed my life. I am always with my… Read more »

Bummis Reusable Food Pouches Review

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I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  As a family who spends so much time enjoying the outdoors, it is very important to us to be as green as we can. We are striving to live a more eco-friendly life, make more eco-conscious decisions, and adopt a minimalist lifestyle, but these… Read more »

Slugs & Snails Tights Review (+ Giveaway March 16-31)

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I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own. I swooned the first time I came across Slugs & Snails tights. It’s not often I swoon, and especially not over clothing, but they are just too cute! As I looked into them a little further, I only fell more in love with the… Read more »

Shiva’s Delight Vegan All-Natural Deodorant & More (+ Giveaway March 14-21)

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I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own. I have been looking for a natural deodorant that I don’t hate for a while now. You know, one that I can wear to work AND while hiking, one that doesn’t leave me stinking before the day is over, one that isn’t too greasy… Read more »

6 Reasons to Picnic with Your 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 Hannah Tong. Hannah is the founder of Omaby.com, a blog dedicated to providing… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Catherine

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Catherine, a human of the outdoors. Catherine lives in Kingston, Ontario and gets outdoors with her husband and their 2-year old son, Andy. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… Despite choosing to live in the suburbs, we get outdoors at least once or twice a week in the winter. In… Read more »

10 Tips for Backpacking & Travel (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 Hamilton Perkins, the founder and president of Hamilton Perkins Collection, a recently certified… Read more »

I am #RockingMotherhood in the Outdoors (and so are you!)

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I have been tagged by Susan of Mountain Mom and Tots in her blog post about how she is #RockingMotherhood. She told us the 10 ways that she is rocking at being a mom, and has suggested that I am also #RockingMotherhood, especially “outdoors Canadian style” as she puts it. It isn’t often enough that we take a moment to recognize when another… Read more »

Tula Trendsetter Navy Giveaway (March 6-April 3)

Welcome to the Tula Trendsetter Navy Giveaway Hosted by Lindsay at Maman Loup’s Den! To say that a Tula Baby Carrier is a parenting treasure is a huge understatement! Unrivalled comfort, prints to suit any taste and a legion of loyal fans set Tula apart from the pack. Each Tula Ergonomic Baby Carrier: can be used in both front and back… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: G.G.C. Southeast

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Michael, Aaron, Joshua and Chase, humans of the outdoors, and the folks behind G.G.C. (Guys Going Camping) Southeast. These guys live South Carolina and get outdoors together in fellowship and service, just the 4 of them and with others. Here is their story… On their time outdoors… We usually take day trips… Read more »

Deuter Kid Comfort 3 Child Carrier Backpack Review

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I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  As Huckleberry gets bigger and our adventures get a little more adventurous, we have quickly realized that our soft-structured carriers are not going to cut it. We needed something a little more rugged, with a little more support, that could carry more than just… Read more »