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Exploring the Outdoors: A Conejo Valley Guide

Located 45 minutes north of Los Angeles, just off the 101 freeway, the Conejo Valley is a splendid outdoor playground, virtually undiscovered by its …

Hiking

Get Your Hike On in Newport Beach

A quick one hour jaunt south down the 405 freeway from Los Angeles, the sophisticated coastal town of Newport Beach, California offers more than you …

Newport Beach

5 Simple and Flavor Full Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Tis the season for long lists, errands and hosting parties. Although Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year, all that planning can be …

Side Dishes

The Importance of "Talk. Read. Sing." in the Outdoors and Stimulating Young Brains

On a crisp, Fall day in Los Angeles, the Mommy Hiker group sets out for a 2 mile loop hike, a half dozen toddlers donning their best play clothes. …

Kids

How to Camp with Kids and Not Lose Your Mind

Picture this, a warm cup of cocoa next to a babbling brook, smore-covered, smiling faces glowing in the light of a campfire, adventure-packed days …

Italy With Kids: Hiking Cinque Terre from Outdoor Families Magazine

<i>Part two of our family’s Italian adventure is now published at Outdoor Families Magazine! What an absolute delight it is to have the opportunity to</i> …

[Gear Review] The LifeStraw® by Vestergaard + Giveaway

Next year, our family's number one bucket list item is a family backpacking trip. We had a backpacking trip planned this past May, but for various …

Outdoor Families Magazine: Helping families across the globe fall in love with the Great Outdoors

It is no secret that I have been pretty absent from you all, my beloved Mommy and Daddy Hikers! I certainly didn't expect it to happen, but about 11 …

Outdoors