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Bummis Splash Swimwear Review (+Giveaway June 21-July 4)

Bummis Splash Swimwear Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Summer is here and it’s officially “swim outside” season! The backyard pool, the beach, the splash pad, the cottage – we get up to a lot of swimming once the sun gets hot and the water is not so icy. My biggest complaint about… Read more »

WHEAT Rain Jacket & Overall Review (+ Giveaway June 8-21)

WHEAT Canada rain set review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  We are big proponents of the one-piece rain suit. We tend to just throw one on over whatever Huckleberry happens to be wearing, for rainy days and romping around. We leave one at daycare all the time. We even paired one with an insulation… Read more »

HydroBlu Water Bottle & Filter Review (+ Giveaway May 30-June 12)

HydroBlu Water Filter Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Did you know that 1L of water weighs 1kg? We typically carry a full 3L Camelbak hydration bladder* each when we hike into the backcountry for an overnight stay. That means we are carrying 6kg just in water. For me, carrying 3kg of water… Read more »

ParrotFish Jewelry Co. Teething Accessories Review (+ Giveaway May 3-17)

ParrotFish Jewelry Co. Teething Accessories - mamanonthetrail.com

I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Mitten weather is officially over and Huckleberry’s hands have been busy in the carrier! Anyone else familiar with the hair-pulling, neck massages, shoulder pats and hand chewing associated with a busy baby on your back? We were so happy when Katarina of ParrotFish Jewelry… Read more »

Chloe by Momzelle: a Nursing Top for Active Moms

Chloe by Momzelle a nursing top for active moms - mamanonthetrail.com

I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Finally, a comfortable, breathable, versatile top for the mom who breastfeeds on the trail! And, for all you pregnant mamas out there, there’s even room for your growing belly! Meet Chloe , one of the most recent additions to Momzelle’s line of breastfeeding apparel, and… Read more »

12 Reasons Why Baby Sign Language is for You

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12 Reasons Why Baby Sign Language is for You - mamanonthetrail.com

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 »

Deuter Kid Comfort 3 Child Carrier Backpack Review

Deuter Kid Comfort 3 Review - mamanonthetrail.com

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 »

Wee Woollies Review (+ Winter Layering Guide)

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Wee Woollies Review - mamanonthetrail.com

 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 »

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

Philips Avent Video Baby Monitor Review - mamanonthetrail.com

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 »

Canvas Factory Prints Review (+ Giveaway December 5-19)

Canvas Factory Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  I am constantly battling the ever-shrinking amount of free storage on my phone as I take at least a hundred photos on every big outing (and I really should invest in a proper camera). As a parent, it’s hard not to take photos on… Read more »

Staying Safe & Cozy this Winter: Canadian Baby Poncho Review

Canadian Baby Poncho Review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  Baby, it’s cold outside! Time to bust out hats and mittens and boots and snowsuits! Most of those items can be used to keep kids warm just about anywhere, but snowsuits and car seats don’t mix. So what to do? Well, we actually decided… Read more »

Belly Bedaine Kangarooo Sweater Review {English/français} (+ Giveaway November 2-6)

Belly Bedaine Kangarooo Sweater review - mamanonthetrail.com

I received this item at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  La critique est disponible en français en dessous. It’s getting chilly outside! But that doesn’t mean you should stay indoors. There are many “tools” out there to help you and your little ones continue to profit from a daily dose of Vitamin N, and… Read more »