Seek out a mentoring mom for her prayers and advice about working outside the home. To help you in making career decisions, ask your kids how they feel about working moms. Make work fun. At home see who can work faster: you washing dishes or kids cleaning up toys. To illustrate the value of all jobs, work together on. 28 Jul Being outdoors isn't just a passion. For families who spend a lot of time in the outdoors, having a child wander off and get lost is pretty unlikely. At the .. andÂ althoughÂ I want my kids to have the same experiences I did, I'm just not sure I'll be comfortable with the same level of supervision my Mom was. The Canadian Families and Corrections Network (CFCN) runs a support group in the Toronto area in conjunction with Friends of Dismas. In addition, the CFCN website has a significant number of links to support groups across the country. They also have many publications listed that may be of interest to you. 31 Jul I was raised by an Outdoor Mom. I remember her loading my siblings and as many neighborhood kids as she could fit in our Dodge caravan and driving to trailheads all over the place to take us hiking. I also remember her bold attempt to take us camping without my Dad. It didn't go as planned. 19 Apr You want to plan fun, entertaining activities to do with your children, but you also need ideas that don't require a lot of time or an unwanted trip to the craft store. Now that spring is in the air, you're likely looking for ways to have fun outside as a family. These five outdoor activities are perfect for working moms. 3 Jul Historically, Katie Arnold felt a need to compartmentalize motherhood and running; mixing the two could only cause stress and worry for all involved. But when she finally brought her kids along to a small, grassroots race, she learns that ultras aren't fun-killers and having kids nearby can be a distraction.