We help moms utilize the power of nature to raise grounded, confident and creative children.



It's the BEST feeling in the world when your children are engaged, happy, and learning a new skill!


We help Moms make this happen.


We're The Forest Mom Program 


We support moms to create a nature-based lifestyle for raising:

  • Rooted children who grow-up confident and inspired. 
  • Creative and engaged children who know how to problem-solve and think outside the box.
  • Children with a strong sense of self that grow up to create meaningful and purposeful lives.


And in today's world, moms need a powerful remedy to offset the demands of the modern-day world.


So Let's Get Started!


Here's How!

Our Online Program

The Forest Mom program gives you all the tools and skills you need to build a lifestyle that renews, inspires and provides your children with a sense of security and groundedness in a forever changing world. It's the answer you've been looking for!    


Free Resources

Check out our featured Gear Guide to get yourself set with the equipment you need for maximum fun and preparedness.


Facebook Community

Join parents just like you who see that change needs to happen.  Share stories and ideas, problem-solving support to connect with your children and the magic of nature. Hear stories, tips, and tricks for all age groups. A nature-loving online community!


Ready to get started?

Take the first step and learn the simple gear you'll need to have a fun and safe time out in nature with your children. Click below to get the FREE guide.


Meet Your Guides...

Trista & Ricardo

Trista and Ricardo bring years of parenting, outdoor wilderness, and homesteading skills to the table.

Trista has over 30 years of being a forest mom and transformational facilitator.  When her children were young, she created a nature-based homeschool group, and soon after, met Ricardo where she helped grow Hawk Circle from a summer camp to a wilderness retreat and education center.  She's an herbalist, certified aromatherapist and sacred journey retreat facilitator and guide.

Ricardo has over 30 years of teaching children wilderness skills and rites of passage.  He is the founding director of Hawk Circle Summer Camps where he's taught over ten thousand children. He is a nature skills and crafts expert, and was featured in a TEDx talk

As Seen In