Moab Activities for the Whole Family

  I wrote this post about activities in Moab awhile back and I thought I would share it again for anyone new to Adventure Tykes who may have missed it.   Moab, isolated in the southeast corner of Utah, is a mountain bike mecca and rock … [Read more...]

Finally! I’m Back With An Instagram Contest

  Well, hello there! It has been quite awhile since I have posted anything new here. I decided to take a break over the summer and that break turned into another break during the start of the school year, and here we are almost through fall. … [Read more...]

5 Hikes in Moab for Kids

  Spring is an exceptional time to visit Moab with your kids. Flowers, cactus and trees are blooming creating a beautiful landscape of color against the red rock. The temperatures are perfect, warm during the day and cool in the evening. You … [Read more...]

Pines & Palms Giveaway

  It’s time for a        It’s been a while since I’ve hosted one, so dust off your keyboards and enter this great giveaway from   Pines & Palms is a children’s adventure apparel brand that seeks to … [Read more...]

Winter Plans Fizzle + Tasc Performance

Winter Plans Fizzle Ever get excited about the upcoming season only to have it turn out completely opposite of how you imagined it? That’s exactly what has happened with all my plans for this winter. Because we didn’t have any out of town … [Read more...]

2015 Outdoor Gear Gift Guide For Kids

    Looking for last minute gifts for your Adventure Tyke? Here are some tried and true ideas. Some items appear on my gift list every year because I love them so much, however, there are some great new items that I love, as … [Read more...]

Aventura Clothing Favorites for Winter

  Better late than never is what I always say and even though fall has left us and winter has arrived there is still plenty of time to wear these adorable, practical and stylish outfits from Aventura Clothing. Put one, two or even three items on … [Read more...]

The Difference Between Frostbite and Frostnip

Back in 2005 Bedge and I were making our way to Granite Park Chalet on the Highline trail in Glacier National Park when a storm rolled in and the temperature dropped 30 degrees. We took our time photographing the wildflowers peeking through the fog … [Read more...]

Thankful For Families Giveaway

Are you ready for this?!?!? I am! I’m super excited to share this giveaway with you! I’ve partnered with 18 outdoor bloggers to bring you an awesome giveaway sponsored by amazing brands. We want to see what you are thankful for. … [Read more...]

What Does It Take To Backpack With Kids

  J-Man is 6 years old and I’m still surprised at the responses we get when other folks see us backpacking into the wilderness with him. When he was an infant and we hiked you would have thought I had an alien on my back. The comments, … [Read more...]