Awesome kids MUCT HAVE cycling gear

An AWESOME list of Kids MUST HAVE cycling gear! ...more

Reviewing the Osprey Porter 46

Packing obsessed? Who, me? Maybe just a little! I'm constantly in search of the perfect bag and, at one point, I thought I had found it....more

Gear Review: The Northface Verto 26

As I slowly move away from the backpackers’ lifestyle and explore more grown up travel, I find myself yearning for some of my old gear. It might have been beaten up, scuffed and stained, but it was comfortable and it worked!...more

How to Hike the Appalachian Trail

Throwing caution to the wind and hiking a trail that is 2,179 miles long is not something you do lightly. The Appalachian Trail was conceived of by Benton MacKaye in 1921, finally completed in 1937 and is now the narrowest national park in the United States. ...more
I want to do this so bad!  My husband and I have decided that when our kids are older we will ...more

Adventures in Backpacking | Choosing Gear

Before you go out and put that pack on and walk into the wilderness you might want to think about getting some gear. Thankfully technology has improved backpacking gear in the last 30 years, particularly in the past 10 years. These days light wear gear is even more affordable and with the internet, deals abound!   Backpack ...more

The Advice I Wish I'd Received: Strollers

We are going to have to move out of our house. Simply put, we don’t have enough storage space for all of the strollers.When darling daughter was on her way, we were oblivious to what the actual baby transport needs would be. I ended up with one giant stroller....more

I'm not sure what my strategy would be exactly doing it over again... but I did love my Snap N ...more

MomsLifeMadeEasy

MomsLifeMadeEasy.com is the place where busy moms go to find the best stuff. ...more

Competitive Fire: Tips for Preventing Injuries in Youth Sports

  Well, what do you know? Dear Husband is back again today. And it looks like you will get some "Fatherly Advice" on Friday....more

Bike Bag Basics

Have you ever visited the cycling store and felt completely out of your league? And not because of the massive quantities of bikes--road, tri, mountain, hybrid, comfort--grabbing your attention from the main floor. I'm talking about the abundance of gear for your bike once you have the basic two wheeler, maybe pimping it as far as clipless pedals, bike shoes, and a water bottle holder--and not know what exactly to purchase and what to pass up, especially if you're looking for the bare essentials....more

My Top Five Ridiculous Parenting Products

My sister-in-law recently gave birth to a baby girl, and when my daughter and I went shopping for baby presents, I was amazed by the multitude of new products that have come up in the six years since my sons (3Po and Jammy) were born....more
Oh well, I think all depends on the specifics of each situation.Yes, the Pee-pee thingy is a ...more