It’s Election Day. How to survive the stress? Here are three things I learned just this week that can help you and your kids pull through.
Maine is taking its share of hits these days. Want your kids to stay here? Stop listening to the trash talk them and teach them to appreciate Maine.
A new study shows that kids are spending fifteen times more time watching Netflix than they do playing outside. How do my kids stack up on screen time?
Donn Fendler, Maine legend and author of Lost on a Mountain in Maine, died this weekend. His influence on kids and the lessons of his ordeal live on.
Just because it’s time to go back to school, that doesn’t mean the adventures are over. I just need to expand my thinking.
The news that Garmin will continue to make the DeLorme gazetteer that defined my childhood was a great relief. Now I just need to take my kids driving.
I haven’t written about the now-happening North Woods national monument before, which is perhaps odd for a Maine outdoors blogger. My excuse is that it was such a hot topic and I could see the arguments of both sides so clearly that I just sort of stood on the issue and swayed back and forth […]
Summer vacation is coming. Here’s how to set some goals and make some plans so it all doesn’t fly by in a blur.
Walking to school takes us two-tenths of a mile down a dirt road and into a world of adventure.
It’s tick season again. In fact, given the very mild winter we had, I’m not sure we were ever out of tick season. Certainly it is poised to be a very bad year of the creepy crawlers, given the lack of a good cold spell to help with die-back. But do we let fear of […]