outdoor adventures

Biking the Cherry Creek Trail is an outdoor adventure with urban amenities. An easy trail to bike with the kids, we have a few cautionary tips before you set out on a family ride.

Opt Outside with the Family on the Cherry Creek Trail

#optoutside always makes it feel like more of an adventure than any other day we spend outside as a family.  The shift from a day focused on forging through crowds on no sleep just to find a great deals to spending time outside with family is just invigorating to me.  For our second Black Friday […] Read more…

Hiking with kids is an easy adventure. There is no better way to enjoy nature than hiking a nearby trail. These tips will have you on the trails in no time.

Hiking with Kids: Making it More Than An Uphill Walk

There was that one hike where I swear we weren’t even 10 minutes in before hearing the first “are we almost there???” whine. Hiking with kids has to be one of the easiest ways to get kids spending time outdoors, connecting with nature.  But if you’ve ever been out there with the little ones (or […] Read more…

Skiing for the first time is a family adventure! Lessons we learned in family skiing for beginners: where to go, essentials to pack, and how to save money.

Skiing for Beginners: How to Plan Your First Adventure

It was just a few short months ago that the kids had never had the experience of snapping their boots into a pair of downhill skis.  After a recent move to Colorado though, that all changed.  With so many iconic ski resorts nearby, we didn’t delay making plans for some family skiing.  In just a […] Read more…