Hiking


Favorite Bellingham Area Hikes

Less than 2 hours north of Seattle,  the Bellingham area is full of some of the best hikes around. With easy access to the Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest and the Chuckanut Mountains, as well as miles of opportunities within Whatcom County, Bellingham offers excellent year-round hiking opportunities.  Below is a […]


Floating on Goat Lake, with a Mountain Lake Floating Checklist 2

When we hiked Goat Lake last year, we all agreed that we definitely must come back and that we’d be bringing floaties and staying awhile next time. This last weekend, our floating day happened and it was everything I expected it to be and more!  The entire trail is gorgeous, well maintained […]


An Interview with RyAnn from Adventure Mamas

Today we are so happy to have RyAnn here with us on NW Healthy Mama! RyAnn is the new coordinator for the Seattle Area Adventure Mamas.  Read on to learn more about Adventure Mamas and RyAnn’s active life with 4 amazing kids!Welcome, RyAnn! Tell us about yourself! What does a […]


7 Northwest Washington Hikes To Do With Your Kids This Summer 8

Recently it was a great privilege to write an article about hiking as a family for Northwest Mom Magazine.  After submitting the piece, they asked me if I’d consider being on the cover as well, which really made me blush, since I am NOT a model. I am a mom […]