How to Change a Diaper on a Hike

We're back with more in our hiking with babies and toddlers series today. If you've been following us every Wednesday for the past few weeks you know that I'm a huge fan of packing light (it can be done when hiking with kiddos) and starting every hike with full bellies and empty diapers.  But, as a parent it's inevitable that no matter how many times we change a diaper before a hike, a mountain top blow out is gonna happen. Today, we're talking about changing diapers on the trails and how to pack out those icky dirty diapers. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6p6Nb3GSfRc&feature=youtu.be We use…

DIY: Toddler Long Underwear

Last week I was inspired by Melissa at Adventure Tykes, who wrote an article 'Clothing Tips for Winter Fun' for Women's Adventure Magazine. One of the things that I struggle with the most is outfitting our toddler for the trails and staying on budget. Sometimes I have to get a little bit creative...and that means upcycling some of our old outdoor clothing into useful pieces of clothing for our toddler. In no way do I consider myself "crafty" or a "sewer"...in fact if you're a seamstress you have my permission to head back over to Pinterest because my sewing methods…