Ski Trip Pack List: 26 Essentials for Skiing and Snowboarding

By |2020-09-07T21:58:16+00:00March 8th, 2019|Pack Lists, Snow|

Whether you’re traveling an hour or 10 hours for your next ski or snowboarding trip, you’ll want to make sure don’t forget any of the essential gear. How terrible would it be to arrive at the Ski Resort and you forgot your mittens or your [...]

4 Reasons Trekz Air Wireless Headphones are Perfect for an Active Lifestyle

By |2018-10-19T21:52:20+00:00October 19th, 2018|Gift Ideas|

The first thing I thought when I tried Aftershokz Trekz air headphones was, “THIS IS WHAT IT’S LIKE TO EXPERIENCE MUSIC.”  Imagine a combination of earbuds and headphones. Headphones usually have high sound quality and earbuds are lightweight for being active. With the Trekz Air [...]

Gift Guide For Travel Kids: 27 Amazing Gift Ideas from Toddlers to Teens

By |2019-11-05T20:30:44+00:00October 9th, 2018|Gift Ideas|

Looking to find the perfect travel gift for kids? These 27 gift ideas are fun and functional making them perfect not only exciting for kids to unwrap, but also super useful for their next trip, adventure, or vacation! This blog was updated in November of [...]

Best Women’s Wetsuits for Surfing: Comparing Warmth, Comfort, and Price

By |2019-02-28T23:55:17+00:00August 13th, 2018|Gift Ideas, Surf|

There are so many different types of women’s wetsuits on the market, it’s practically impossible to know which one to buy. I’ve tried all sorts of wetsuits from all sorts of brands.  Call me a wetsuit snob, but when it comes to a good wetsuit [...]

Backpacking Pack List: Gear Essentials For Beginners

By |2020-07-26T22:57:01+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Adventures, Backpack, Pack Lists|

We've backpacked all over the world. In Europe, we backpacked the Tour du Mont Blanc last year. Earlier this year, we backpacked the Kalalau Trail in Kauai. In New Zealand, our entire family backpacked for 4 days and 3 nights in Abel Tasman. Backpacking can take you [...]

Best Trail Running Shoes for Hiking: La Sportiva Bushido Review

By |2020-07-05T02:18:09+00:00July 18th, 2018|Gift Ideas|

La Sportiva’s Bushido Trail Shoes are the best adventure travel shoes I’ve ever had. These shoes will last you forever wherever you go wether it’s a multi-day backpacking trip, strenuous hiking, trail running, or a climbing approach. These shoes will take your adventuring to the [...]

What To Pack For Long Term Travel and Camping Abroad

By |2020-03-09T23:26:12+00:00March 19th, 2018|Camp, Gift Ideas, New Zealand, RV Living + Full Time Travel, Travel Tips, Travel Tips Europe|

Backpacking the world isn't just for 20-somethings. Our family of seven loves to long term travel with just backpacks and a tent. Besides being an extremely affordable way to travel, it takes us to the most incredible locations in new countries. This blog includes everything we packed [...]