Fearless Female – a Study on Stella

Fearless Female – a Study on Stella

Mother Crushers Fearless Female – a Study on Stella My daughter Stella is currently 11 years old and has never been one to hide or hold back her emotions. She is sensitive, loving, caring, adventurous, and thinks outside the box. These are characteristics we love, but...
How to Make Friends at the Climbing Gym

How to Make Friends at the Climbing Gym

Mother Crushers How to Make Friends at the Climbing Gym Making new friends is a skill we often emphasize with our children. But making friends as an adult? Not discussed nearly as much. When I moved to Ohio three years ago, I left my wonderfully supportive climbing...
Rock Climbing While Pregnant and Post-Babies

Rock Climbing While Pregnant and Post-Babies

Mother Crushers Rock Climbing While Pregnant and Post-Babies A lot of folks assume that rock climbing and pregnancy go together as well as ants and a picnic. With two pregnancies under my belt, and having climbed throughout both, I can honestly say that climbing can...
12 Ways to Tell If You’re a Climbing Mom

12 Ways to Tell If You’re a Climbing Mom

Mother Crushers Adventures in Climbing and Parenthood To start off, I LOVE climbing. I was lucky enough to start climbing at a young age. My parents noticed my passion and skill and signed me up for a climbing team. Passion turned to love, and I was hooked. As I got...
The Real Dangers of Rock Climbing

The Real Dangers of Rock Climbing

Mother Crushers Adventures in Climbing and Parenthood As a wife, mom of 4, grandmom of 1, world traveler, professional belay slave, part owner and general Cat Herder at Vertical Adventures, I’ve spent a lot of time around climbers, the climbing community and industry....
5 Reasons My Kids Rock Climb

5 Reasons My Kids Rock Climb

Mother Crushers Adventures in Climbing and Parenthood My name is Megan, and I am an avid (if recreational) rock climber.  I am also the proud mom of two climbing kiddos.  I have an eight-year-old daughter who climbs competitively and an almost six-year-old son who...