Episode 296: Campervan Travelling with Littles – Tips with Laura Bruner from Radical Roots

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Dr. Elana interviews outdoor enthusiast mama Laura Bruner – she’s a certified nutrition consultant, Level 3 CrossFit Trainer, cohost of the Modern Mamas Podcast, and mama to Evie Wilder and Indie Bo. Laura has extensive experience both in van camping and tent camping with her family and shares a number of tips for mamas who are interested in traveling with their littles. 

Laura had lots of great tips on how mamas can let go and surrender to the mess of travel while focusing on the benefits of being outside. They discussed meal planning tips, bathing, packing, organizing, and more! You don’t want to miss this episode if you are interested in traveling with littles!


Topics Discussed: 

  • What life was life living in a campervan traveling cross country
  • Keeping a morning flow even on the road
  • Packing and organizing tips
  • How to handle kid’s messes and surrender to the fact they will happen
  • Meal planning
  • Bathing on the road
  • So much more!

Show Notes: 

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This episode’s guest

Hi! I am Laura, a certified nutrition consultant, Level 3 CrossFit Trainer, cohost of the Modern Mamas Podcast, and mama to Evie Wilder and Indie Bo. I seek to find joy in this crazy life with my family, adventuring in nature, baking and sharing lots of sourdough, creating fun recipes, training for strength and functionality in life, and taking time for daily mindful Flow.

My goals are to put family first, prioritize presence, maintain a growth mindset, remember my worthiness, and continue to seek joy. I hope to help others do the same through my work