15 49.0138 8.38624 arrow 0 both 1 4000 1 0 horizontal https://raisingkidswild.com 300 4000 -
Tag / Asheville

Celebrate National Trails Day 2017 in Asheville

This year for National Trails Day we are hosting a hike on behalf of Family Trails to keep encouraging families big and small to get outside. The American Hiking Society lists thousands of hiking events across the country and our hike will be among them. Pink Beds is a loop trail suitable for all skill levels in...

Participating in the Women’s March as a Family

We couldn’t participate in the Women’s March on Washington this year, so we joined our local march in Asheville instead. Our BKs (big kids) are 10, 11, and 14. We have conversations with them pretty regularly on issues that come up in the news and that may have come up at school. The women’s march was an event we...

Embracing Change: Cross-Country Beginnings

Wheew, we made it.  By “made it” I mean, we traveled over 2,500 miles across the country, 4 kids and our pup, Gus to our new home in Asheville, NC. That’s right, 6 states in 5 days–California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Arkansas, Tennessee. You might be thinking, “How in the heck…”and I might be thinking,...