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Archives for May 2015

Hike 2015 – Week 1 Challenge

Hike 2015 – Week 1 Challenge | Amelia Here it is! Rebecca and I are so excited for the next 9 weeks of Hike 2015. If you missed it before, be sure to go back and read our first post about Hike 2015 – all the details are there, including a … [Read more...]

FirstBike Balance Bike Review + Giveaway

FirstBike Balance Bike Review + Giveaway | Amelia Our celebration continues! If you missed it, be sure to go back and read our reasoning on WHY bikes are so important to us and why we think they should be important for you too. In case you missed it, … [Read more...]

Hike 2015 – Join us!

Hike 2015 – Join us! | Amelia What is Hike 2015? Hike 2015 is a 9-week hiking event designed to motivate and inspire all of us to get outside and get hiking! The event starts on May 31, 2015 and is hosted by us here at Tales of a Mountain Mama … [Read more...]

The ‘BGET’ Esbit Tray Stove is Now in Production

Every since I first posted about my frustration with Esbit fuel tablets (more than four years ago now) and my eventual solution of developing a more efficient Esbit tray stove, I have received a steady stream of emails from readers asking if I could … [Read more...]

Family Bike Helmet Giveaway from Lazer Sport

Family Bike Helmet Giveaway from Lazer Sport | Amelia Our celebration continues! If you missed it, be sure to go back and read our reasoning on WHY bikes are so important to us and why we think they should be important for you too. In case you missed … [Read more...]

How to Become a Runner Overnight 

It all started in a weight room. As I grunted and strained under the guidance of my favorite training partner, she pitched a curveball my way (as if convincing me to deadlift wasn’t insane enough). “We should go for a run around Wash Park,” Heather … [Read more...]

Backcountry Navigation: Map Reading Basics

Art from 1562 World Map by Diego Gutiérrez. I have always liked maps of all kinds from hand-drawn treasure maps you scrawled out on the back of your ruled notepad paper as a kid to professionally crafted cartographer’s world maps. I have a … [Read more...]

O.F.F. Roscoe Pants

O.F.F. Roscoe Pants | Amelia O.F.F. = Outdoor Fashion Friday.  Our (almost) weekly segment featuring our favorite styles for the season. Everything I share are pieces that can be worn all day long and stand up to the “use and abuse” of serious … [Read more...]

WOOM Bike Giveaway!

WOOM Bike Giveaway! | Amelia Our celebration continues! If you missed it, be sure to go back and read our reasoning on WHY bikes are so important to us and why we think they should be important for you too. I am so excited for today’s giveaway. … [Read more...]

CamelBak Rogue Hydration Pack – Gear Review

The CamelBak Rogue Disclaimer: Once again I was sent free gear from a vendor or manufacturer. This time, it was from Webtogs, an outdoor retailer in the UK that has been around for a while. They contacted me and offered me free gear with the … [Read more...]