October 18th, 2019

Summarizing a mountain’s worth of stories, current events,
creative ideas and stuff that makes us lol

#sh*tkidssay

4yrold - "mom, you can dress up as this cool girl for Halloween...
even though you aren't cool, you can pretend."

*writes her out of will

Mamma Babbles on Twitter

weekly survival tip

How to start a fire with your cell phone ,
because rubbing two sticks together is so basic.

trail matters

Do you know what happens to your clothes when you’re done with them? Much more often than not, they end up in a landfill. In fact, in 2015 there was almost 12 million tons of textile waste in this country alone. That’s about 75 pounds per person. But there are ways to shop more sustainably (hello iksplor!) and this guide from the New York Times is a helpful place to start.

trail talk

Ever heard your child whine? Does it happen even in your nightmares?? Well, turns out, there’s a reason. And, you guessed it, it’s to get your attention. But to beat them at their own game, your best bet is just to ignore it. Or, actually, join in! 

trail treasures

If you’re inspired to take your pumpkin carving to the next level this year, check out this handy list of ideas. From pretty easy to not so much, and from scary to sleek, there’s something here for everyone.

yard sale

This little ripper truly is AWESOME....be sure to watch this video with the sound ON!