Archives for May 2015

Day Tote by Haiku Bags

  Summer is just around the corner and that means…     I’m pretty sure with all these activities you need a tote, a very large tote, to carry your items.   I have just the tote for you.   The Day Tote by Haiku … [Read more...]

Have I lost my mountain mojo?

Photo Credit Vern Dewit – http://verndewit.com/ About 9 months ago, I read the following paragraph in a blog about summiting spectacular peaks in the Canadian Rockies. I had been reading this blog for several years and his posts about the peaks … [Read more...]

Meeting Mom on the John Muir Trail

Meeting Mom on the John Muir Trail | Amelia This guest post was a winning entry in our “For the Love of Mom” contest. I couldn’t get over Alyssa’s photos, her story and came away inspired to one day do the same with my own … [Read more...]

Solo Travel: How Far Will You Go?

The open road is calling. Can you hear it? I can hear it loud and clear. It calls to me from every book, blog, map, photo and travel show I see. It speaks to me through Google Maps quite often showing me skinny, scrawling ribbons of dirt in lonely … [Read more...]

All Because She Says “Yes”

All Because She Says “Yes” | Amelia This guest post was a winning entry in our “For the Love of Mom” contest. I feel as though Andrew hit the nail on the head with this one and captures what our own family thinks is so … [Read more...]

The Trails of My Life Led Me Here

The Trails of My Life Led Me Here | Amelia This guest post was a winning entry in our “For the Love of Mom” contest. Because not every woman dreams of becoming a mother someday….and sometimes the path that leads us there is … [Read more...]

Announcing our Writing Contest WINNERS!

Announcing our Writing Contest WINNERS! | Amelia I’m not going to lie – when I asked for submissions for our For the Love of Mom writing contest, I was sweating it big time. I had no idea what sort of response I would get, but also knew … [Read more...]

Haiku Bags New Spring Line

Haiku Bags New Spring Line | Amelia Call me the Crazy Bag Lady, but I LOVE good, quality bags that stand up to the use and abuse of an outdoor, busy mom with 3 kids. I need nothing designer or particularly stylish (though that is always appreciated), … [Read more...]

Thermawool: My Favorite Terramar Layer

I’m picky about fit… I’m not built like an Abercrombie and Fitch model…far from it. Really, it makes buying clothes pretty difficult. A lot of outdoor wear fits “just OK” at best but if it does it’s job, I … [Read more...]

O.F.F. Kavu + My Favorite Chacos

O.F.F. Kavu + My Favorite Chacos | 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 … [Read more...]