Shanti Hodges

Shanti Hodges

Shanti Hodges is a writer and the founder of Hike It Baby.


Have a Baby? Embrace Glamping

If your kid's under five and you want to spend a night under the stars as a family, you're gonna have to embrace extravagant camping

Shanti Hodges
Oct 12, 2018

12 Ways to Trick Stubborn Kids into Loving Hiking

What’s the secret to keeping a kid excited about the outdoors all the time and not just occasionally? I turned to my friends in the Hike It Baby community with kids over age 4. Here’s their advice.

Shanti Hodges
Oct 5, 2018

The Best New Family Camping Tents

My go-to for years was a two-person backpacking-style tent from Sierra Designs. It got the job done, and I slept many nights under the stars. Then came the baby. It's funny how a little person can...

Shanti Hodges
Sep 18, 2018

Nursing on the Trail 101

Nursing isn't an option for all families, but there are tricks to make feeding time on the trail easier, no matter what your method.

Shanti Hodges
Sep 13, 2018