Tanya Author

Tanya is the mom of a spunky five year old boy and wife to an amazing husband, partner and friend. She lives in Calgary, Canada at the doorstep to the fabulous Rocky Mountains. Her family makes it a priority to get out to the mountains most weekends year round for awesome adventures from camping to hiking, backpacking, and skiing. Family time is a number one priority for Tanya and you can read about her family’s adventures on her blog, <a href="http://www.rockiesfamilyadventures.com"> Family Adventures in the Canadian Rockies.</a>

Does Adventure Have To Be Fun?

What is the real reason I embark on this kind of adventure in the backcountry? Do I carry a heavy backpack up 3,600 feet to reach camp,...

Health, Mind

Outdoor Kids

The Power of a Girl’s Getaway

The magic of a girl's getaway is the total relaxation that comes when you get away from the business of urban...

Outdoor Kids

Mountain Zen

I don't know if it's a mom thing or if it's something to do with my increasing age, but spending quality time...

Reader Stories

Being a mom doesn’t cramp my lifestyle

Despite the fact that I hike at the pace of a three year old, I don't feel like my son has cramps my...

Reader Stories

Mama Can Still Climb

How often do you talk to moms who used to climb? Used to hike, used to have big mountain adventures, used...