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Humans of the Outdoors: Jesse

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Jesse, a human of the outdoors. Jesse lives in Brampton, Ontario and gets outdoors with his girlfriend and friends. Here is his story… On his time outdoors… I’m either running the trails or hiking them. I get out as much as I can. My girlfriend joins me on a few hikes a month,… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Kari

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Kari, a human of the outdoors. Kari lives in Custer, South Dakota and gets outdoors with her husband and their two boys, aged 5 and 9 years old. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… Our family of 4 includes myself, Dad (Tom), Calvin, who is 9 years old, and Linus,… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Jessica

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Jessica, a human of the outdoors. Jessica lives in East Bay, California and gets outdoors with her husband and their two boys, aged 5 months and 2 years old. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… We’re outside everyday! We go on walks, hikes, adventures with our two year old and five… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Amanda

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A note from Maman on the Trail: In light of my recent screening & review of the “Nature Play Film: Take Childhood Back”, here is an account of someone else inspired by the nature play movement.  Meet Amanda, a human of the outdoors. Amanda lives in Calgary, Alberta and gets outdoors with her husband and their two children, aged 3… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Alicia

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Alicia, a human of the outdoors. Alicia lives in Indiana and gets outdoors with her husband and their two daughters, who are 3 years old and 7 months old. Here is her story… On her time outdoors… My 3 year old gets me outdoors, ha ha! She loves being outside, playing with the… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Stephenie

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A note from Maman on the Trail: Meet Stephenie, a human of the outdoors. Stephenie lives near Chattanooga, Tennessee and gets outdoors with her husband and their eight children (aged 2-17). Here is her story… On her time outdoors… Our family gets outdoors on a weekly basis, if not more. The kids play outside on a daily basis; there is a… 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Humans of the Outdoors: David

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A note from Maman on the Trail:  Meet David, a human of the outdoors. David lives in north Wales, United Kingston 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,… Read more »

Humans of the Outdoors: Stephanie

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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 »

Humans of the Outdoors: A Call for Entries

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One of my favourite forms of “research”, when it comes to getting outside, is reading other people’s stories. I like gear reviews, I enjoy how-to posts, I pour over lists of dos and don’ts, but what I’m really after is that personal connection. I want to know that someone else out there, someone like me, went on a similar trip… Read more »