Our Blog

Welcome to the Happy Active Family blog. This is where you'll hear all of the latest news about what we're up to, new stuff to explore, and things we're excited about. We'll be doing a lot over the next few weeks, so check back regularly!

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Charlottesville, VA- An Insider’s Top Family Must Do’s

Stunning Charlottesville, Virginia is best known as home to the University of Virginia and President Thomas Jefferson, but is also a fantastic family getaway destination. Don’t be surprised at its tug on your heart-many folks plan a visit and end up putting down roots. With a wholesome yet hip small...
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Spring Break Travel- Highlight Cities: Austin, TX

Thank you to Sarah Marloff, our amazing friend, local writer and child care expert for the wonderful tips on Austin.Austin might be might be best known for its live music, bar culture, and its booming foodie scene, but that’s not to say it lacks in family friendly activities – especially for familie...
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Weekly Roundup and Events to Kick Off February

Hey Happy Active Families!Happy February and TGIF! Winter is in full swing here in Jackson, WY, just the way we like it. With some warmer temperatures and snow in the forecast, this could be a really perfect weekend to get outside. When you need a break though, there are plenty of exciting indoor...
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Ways to Stay Indoors in DC During the Cold Front

Hey Happy Active Family DC!A cold front is visiting us and we understand that you don’t always want to bundle up and face the elements. Here are a few of our favorite indoor activities in Washington DC to help you stay active, but also stay warm!! Have fun!National Building Museumhttps://www.nbm.org...
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6 Ways To Spend Your Weekend Outside

Hey there Happy Active Families!Who’s feeling like a weekend warrior ready to take on all of the fresh powder we were just graced with!? I know we are! The best part about spending winter in Jackson has to be the endless amounts of positive energy being emitted from every angle when it snows. There ...
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The Happy Active Family App

Hey Happy Active Families!When we first developed our site, we always knew that eventually we would pursue mobile app development. We recognize that we’re living in the era of the ‘Smartphone’ and ‘convenience at your fingertips’ and want to streamline your user experience as much as possible. Due t...
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Sledding in DC!!

DC has about five inches of snow with another 2 to 5 inches expected over the course of the day. That can only mean one thing…SLEDDING. Here are a few options if you want to take your sled for a spin!P and 23rd StreetThis is our local sledding hill so keep an eye out for us! We find it’s best to go ...
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Snow In DC This Weekend

Hey DC!Snow is in the forecast for DC this weekend, which makes it the perfect time to consider some winter fun! Bundle up and take your family outdoors!Hit The Slopes!The weather has been warm this winter and the local ski resorts have been struggling to keep snow (man made) on the mountain, but w...
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Jackson Hole Weekly Roundup and Winter Stoke!

Happy New Year Jackson Hole!We hope you’re as excited as we are to get into 2019 and embrace the long winter we have ahead of us. As always, we want to make sure you’re in the know when it comes to all of the kid friendly activities coming up this week. We also want to congratulate Snow King Mountai...
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Tips For a Successful Ski Day In The Village With Littles

Welcome to Teton Village! Whether you’re a local or a visitor we may be able to answer some of your most pressing questions about skiing and enjoying beautiful Wyoming with your loved ones, especially kiddos. Teton Village has so much to offer and even after vacationing here for 7 years and going on...
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Where to Skate and Dine this Winter in DC

Hey Happy Active Family’s of DC! Bundle up and hit the ice! Ice skating is such a fun way to get the whole family active outside. Even if you have little kids, most of these rinks offer something for the little ones to lean on, making it a fun activity for the whole family. Here’s a list of ...
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Holiday Lights in Washington D.C.

Hey Happy Active Families of DC!If you’re looking for ways to spend quality time together as a family this holiday season, Washington DC is loaded with events, many of them free! We’ll start with our picks to let you get outdoors to enjoy some sparkling holiday lights. Happy Active Family wants to m...
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Weekend Events and 9 Ways to Spend Your Day With The Family In Jackson Hole

Hey Happy Active Families!It’s the weekend! Finally a chance to enjoy family time and embrace the holiday season. A chance to reflect, to be grateful, and to breathe. Here are a few ideas for a super weekend in Jackson, with the current -7 degree temperatures in mind :)EventsHappy Active Family 11AM...
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A Letter to Our Happy Active Families

Hi!I'm Caitlin, a mom, a wife, a friend, a talent adviser, and a proud and excited team member of Happy Active Family. I have the pleasure of being a part of our vibrant team of dreamers and we are eager to invite you on this journey with us!Thank you for this wonderful opportunity to introduce you ...
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Welcome to the Happy Active Family blog!

We're excited to announce that our HAF blog is now live!Going forward, this is going to be our home for sharing what's on our minds. We'll share thoughts that we think you'd all enjoy, link to useful resources, and provide some insights into the lives of those of us who keep the site going.In additi...
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