Last summer I was asked to participate in a review for http://www.wirecutter.com for framed child carriers. I already had experience with the Kelty TC2.0 and the Osprey Poco Plus and was asked to review the Deuter KC Air. In a few weeks a brand new Deuter KC Air showed up at my house and so… Continue reading Best Child Carriers-A Wirecutter Review
NH is home to many mountains, and with many mountains different groups and organizations have created “Hiking Lists” to entice hikers. The most popular list in NH is the NH 48 4,000 footers by the AMC. This list challenges hikers to climb all of the 48 4,000 foot mountains that have over 200ft prominence over… Continue reading NH Fire Tower Quest – Completed
What is Permethrin? Permethrin (per-meth-rin) is virtually non-toxic to humans and no systemic effects have been reported. In EPA and FDA tests, it was uncommon to have any skin reddening, rash or other irritation. When used as a repellent, permethrin is applied to exterior clothing where it dries and bonds to the cloth fiber. This… Continue reading Tick Killer! Permethrin Gear Spray
Often times I will toss my Onya into my backpack to have just incase Aubrey needs a break longer than I’m willing to carry her in my arms. To keep the carrier neat in my pack I roll it up so I can keep my pack organized and it doesn’t take up as much space.… Continue reading Rolling up a SSC (video)
“Wait a minute….you work overnight, go home take care of your daughter AND hike all the time, when do you sleep?!?!” I get this question/statement a lot from new Hike it Baby members or other people I talk to about our daily lives. Most people assume I am a stay at home mom and manage… Continue reading When Do You Sleep?!
Here is a list of my top five hikes for preschoolers in the Monadnock Region. These hikes are chosen because they feature unique trails that will entertain little hikers. Pack a picnic, pick a trail and go explore. 5) Chesterfield Gorge Chesterfield NH Toddlers have a love for water and waterfalls. The Chesterfield Gorge is a… Continue reading Five Fun Hikes for Preschoolers in the Monadnock Region