Because of the unpredictability of the spring melt in the Northland, the annual whitewater kayak race on the Lester River can happen anytime in April or early May, with only a few days notice. This year was the first year in which the race was scheduled on a day we were free to attend. According to the official race website, "The unique setting of the race course within … [Read More...]
Outdoor. Kid. Fun.
To celebrate the first day of spring, Finley asked to bake muffins for the birds with a recipe from our Cooking for the Birds … [Read More...]
It was Finley’s idea. Out of the blue she asked, “Can we go to the beach to blow bubbles?” Mind you, it’s January. Not … [Read More...]
Are you ever overcome with gratitude for living in such a beautiful and active town? I still catch my breath every time we come … [Read More...]
“Can we come here once a week?” asked Daley hopefully as we followed the sandy path in the dark back to our vehicle after enjoying an evening at … [Read More...]
Duluth is a wonderful place to raise outdoor kids because of the countless organizations and events that make it easy for parents to share nature with … [Read More...]
“Mom, why are there shopping carts in the creek?” Daley asked. When we set out to help with the St. Louis River cleanup, Tim and I expected to talk … [Read More...]