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It's apple picking season – stay warm

Fall is finally upon us. The leaves are beginning to turn and there is a crispness in the air. While pumpkin patch picking is always on our list of October to-do’s, we also love taking our little ones out to an apple orchard. Apple picking is a fun, family-friendly activity to kick-off your fall.We love apple picking and recommend it to all of our friends because typically there are enough activities to keep both the adults and kids entertained. From drinking warm cider to taking a hayride around the orchard, there is something for everyone. Not sure where to go? Check out this article by Reader’s Digest: The Best Place to Go Apple Picking in Every State.Before heading out, throw...

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How do you dress your baby when hiking the entire Appalachian Trail? (Video)

The Appalachian Trail stretches 2,200-miles from Georgia to Maine. Thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail with a baby sounds crazy for most people, but the Quirin family did it. On March 21, 2017, Ellie Quirin started the A.T. thru-hiking journey along with her parents, Bekah and Derrick Quirin. Six months and 10 days later, the Quirins finished their hike on McAfee Knob, Virginia.  “Ella’s Wool made it possible for Ellie to be comfortably adventuring outdoors with mom and dad- no compromises necessary. We would only choose wool for ourselves on backcountry excursions, so why should we have to compromise for anything less for our daughter?”   ~ Bekah Quirin  Check out how they dressed little Ellie on YouTube:  

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It's Give Back Friday again

After a day of so much thankfulness, it feels like it's time to give something back.Like we did last year, Ella's Wool has partnered with Carry the Future, a charitable organization that helps Syrian refugees. That means that for everything you buy from us today, on Give Back Friday, we will donate woolies worth the same amount to children who will have to spend the coming winter in a refugee camp. Buy one – Give one. So, if you've been waiting for Black Friday to buy a pair of our new, striped Tubes, this is the perfect time to get them. Not only will you get a pair of cozy, warm Tubes for your own child, but you will be making an invaluable difference in the life of...

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