Women Gearing Up for Summer + Giveaway

We are in the height of the summer…..and heat! Honestly, not my favorite time of the year. I would much rather be cold than hot….and I despise applying (and reapplying) sunscreen on myself and my kids. This summer I rounded up my favorite … [Read more...]

Gearing up as a #ForceofNature

This post is sponsored by REI and their #ForceofNature campaign. However, as always, these words are mine and exactly what I would tell my family and friends. In case you missed my previous post, the REI #ForceofNature campaign is in full swing and … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gear Giveaways Day 3: Outdoor Fashion

**Check here to keep up with all the giveaways for our 12 Days of Gear Giveaways Event!** Happy Monday! We hope you had a great weekend! We have a whole week of more giveaways for you coming up!   In case you have been busy just living your … [Read more...]

Introducing STRIPES!

I have had my eye on Stripes Gear for literally years now. I am SO excited to tell you about them now…and use them this winter for the whole family. This post is your introduction. Watch for their appearance on our Instagram especially as the … [Read more...]

Ode to the Outdoor Skirt

Most days I am in a skirt. With leggings or shorts. Because I can. Because they make me feel just a little bit more feminine. And a little more strong and able. AND because they fit a variety of sizes and shapes that is just the reality with time and … [Read more...]

Water Shoes for the Family (Our Favorites from Summer 2016) + Giveaway

The summer heat is only getting worse as we head into August, and for us, that means lots of time in the water. However, most places around here aren’t soft sand and worry-free walking. So, I insist my kiddos wear shoes as much as a possible. … [Read more...]

Outfitting Kids for Hiking and Camping

It’s finally here! Spring and then summer and hiking and camping and all things outdoors. After a long winter, we are more than ready to get out in nature as much as possible (without having to wrestle everyone into snow suits).   This is the … [Read more...]

My Favorite Bags for Outdoor Women

My Favorite Bags for Outdoor Women | Amelia Haiku Bags, oh how I love thee! Functional, fashionable , durable, sturdy and the kind you have around for about forever. I’m head over heels and have pretty much passed on any other bags that I had … [Read more...]

How to Keep Kids Warm All Winter

How to Keep Kids Warm All Winter | Amelia Cold weather is oh so suddenly upon us. It’s shocking how quickly we can change from a beautiful fall to full-on winter. Since in many parts of the country the temperatures didn’t gradually drop, but instead … [Read more...]

O.F.F. Joey Jacket for Mamas (from Kowalli Brand)

O.F.F. Joey Jacket for Mamas (from Kowalli Brand) | 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 … [Read more...]