Follow us on Instagram!Peace, love, and gelato.Can you spot the 👶? The sweet man who offered to capture our family skiing together captured more than just a ski run. He captured our spirit. He captured how we cultivate joy. This is us at our best. Playful and joyous and together. Almost one year ago, we took a risk and moved away from our entire support network in pursuit of happiness. We know where we find joy and we wanted to design a life where joy wasn’t limited to the occasional weekend and vacations. Cultivating joy is a daily practice. We find joy in daily access to nature. We find joy in adventure and we find joy in being together. This clip means so much to me because it represents our values and our goals. I just love it. AND I love the adorable GarageBand jingle too! ❤️❤️#cultivatejoy #skifamily #mtbachelor #adventuremama #adventurefamily #ergobaby #skiwithbaby @raisinglittlerippersLittle one ski sesh ⛷❤️ #cedarskisMy favorite ski bums.When your mama crush @__magneticnorth__ tags you in a Five things Friday- you do it! (on Saturday 🤦🏽♀️) . 1. Coffee is my first favorite non-human thing. 2. I’ve thrown an uneaten soft serve cone at a guy’s face. He called me a cheap bitch so.. it was the logical next step. 3. I have a very high pain threshold. 4. My son just started sleeping through the night at… wait for it… 20 months. 5. I’ve lived in the middle east and ridden a camel at sunrise. Bonus fact: I love this picture because breastfeeding makes me feel like a superhero. 💪🏽 #adventuremamas #normalizebreastfeedingPeek-a-boo! I see you back there little Cedar ❤️ #adventuremamas
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When our fiery wills met to build Sage, they didn’t cancel each other out as two similar forces should. They quietly grew for 23 months and then on a dark and stormy night they colluded and turned my soft cherub into a pocket sized … Continue reading
Given that Cedar’s birth happened at home, it seemed fitting to include the story on our family adventure blog. As it was, in its own way, our family’s biggest adventure. My hope is that with this post, we can raise awareness about birth choices and inspire informed and empowered decisions about childbirth. A woman’s experience deserves respect. She matters and birth matters. Here is our story.
I am gitty. Heart fluttering over the moon freakishly happy. I want to jump up and down and yelp! Something in my soul yearns for accents, diversity and newness and I’m here. It’s here. With each person I see that is on the surface, so different from myself, I feel like I’m experiencing something so very special. For so long I have craved more variety in my life and environments where I can walk out the front door and be confronted with opportunities to learn and grow. To me, it feels comforting to hear different languages and accents, different colors and clothing. It makes me feel like I am a part of something. There is so much of this beautiful world to see and explore, that even the few minor frustrating moments of traveling, are so deeply worth it when in the end it’s pushing my square or small perceptions of people and culture.
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Today my daughter and I embark on a new chapter in both our lives. For her, this chapter may hold her earliest memories. For me, I hope this chapter will be that portion of my life I dream of when I am much older and no longer able to jet set around the world with my daughter in tow.
Just keep her happy. With all the new sports we have introduced to Sage, we have the most success when we follow her lead and keep her happy. No one likes to be made to feel uncomfortable, especially by the people who are supposed to be keeping you safe. We have a no push policy and also try to make sure we are always doing things as a family.This ensures that she doesn’t have the “opt out” option of sitting with the non-participating parent on the beach, in the lodge, etc.
When the entire family is participating, it goes without saying that she is coming too. In that there is security and a sense of inclusion that inspires her to get on the bike, on the board, or in this case… on the mountain.