Take a Local Eco-Trail for your Family Vacation

Take a Local Eco-Trail for your Family Vacation

If the idea of an eco-holiday with your kids either conjures up basic living or very expensive holiday venues, then you couldn’t be more wrong. Although being outdoors is beneficial to our children, it doesn’t have to be about hiking for miles through the precarious jungle or canoeing down waterfalls with your toddler in tow. Read more

Why Being Outdoors is Neurologically Better for Children

Why Being Outdoors is Neurologically Better for Children

Outdoor time for kids is continually decreasing. Kids have a lot of things to do indoors, everything from video games to learning computer coding to organized sports can keep them busy and keep them inside. A lot of those things are really good for kids, but it’s important to keep a balance. Getting outdoors is essential for everyone, but especially for kids. They need to play!

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5 Ways to Make Your Camping Trip Eco-Friendly

5 Ways to Make Your Camping Trip Eco-Friendly

Camping season is right around the corner, which means that now is the time to begin planning your rustic getaways. After you have selected the destinations for your spring and summer outdoor vacations, a careful look at your equipment may be in order. You should also refresh your memory on the important steps to take… Read more

Camping Storage 101: Useful Tips for Tending your Gear

Camping Storage 101: Useful Tips for Tending your Gear

Nothing soothes the soul quite like the great outdoors. After a few days in the backcountry, however, your mind is most likely set on a hot shower and a hearty meal. When we get home, tents, sleeping bags, survival supplies and cooking supplies often get wadded up and thrown in a musty corner of the… Read more