Indoor vs Outdoor Air

Hey guys – Happy New Year! I can’t believe it’s 2018 already, yet, at the same time, I’m so glad we’re moving on from 2017. I’ve been MIA just a bit thanks to the wonderful sicknesses of winter, including hand foot and mouth disease, some sort of horrible stomach bug, and course your good ol’ […]

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The very best pumpkin bread

Alright, so you’ve read my post on 8 things to do this fall. Try a new recipe, how is that outdoorsy? Well try this pumpkin bread recipe and you’ll be asked to bring it along to every hike, get together, and excursion this fall! I’m not even kidding, this is the most flavorful and moist […]

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Getting Down and Dirty

There is plenty of research outlining the benefits of kids playing outside, gettin’ dirty, and maybe even, (gulp) eating a little dirt. It has been shown that exposure to “dirt” in outdoor settings can improve their immune system because of one underlying fact:  you are exposing your kids to organisms that allow and require their […]

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How to Make Your Own Kombucha

Kombucha is something that has become incredibly popular and trendy recently (at least in the hippy-ish state of Colorado). I became interested based on the proposed health benefits and its probiotic qualities. Meanwhile, my husband loves the slight vinegary taste mixed with the fruity carbonation goodness and, well, before we knew it, we were on […]

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