Stop Dieting: Learn How to Embrace Whole Health No Comments

  Nathalie Bouthros - Bon-Vivant Life Certified health coach, psychotherapist and author Nathalie Bouthros joins Kathy this week to chat about wholistic health. I don't know about you, but I feel like the way I think about dieting and food isn't a healthy one. For me, I need to focus on shifting away from eating "bad food" that in turn makes me feel like I've made a "bad Read more

Proven Insider Tips for Grand Teton National Park 1 Comment

Grand Teton National Park Road Trip Heading out on family adventures is something my family LOVES to do. We believe in creating family travel traditions. If you have never been to Grand Teton National Park, you should know that it’s in Wyoming. It’s just a couple of hours away from us, which is nice. If you’re heading out to this national park with your family, here Read more

Camping Tips: How to Turn Your Kids into Happy Campers No Comments

Summer Camping Tips for the Busy Family Camping season is almost here. As much as my family loves camping, I don’t love the aspect of trying to pack everything up. This is especially true as a mom of 3 that leads a busy life. I love camping to disconnect, but the packing thing takes some work. Here are some summer camping tips for the busy family. Keep Read more

How National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore Helps Save Wildlife No Comments

Podcast Episode 011 - How National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore Helps Save Wildlife Joel Sartore is a photographer for National Geographic magazine. He's focused on conservation. We first hear the story of how he came to work with National Geographic, and then he shares some details about the job which may surprise you! It's not always glamorous and it's a lonely job sometimes. Joel is passionate about leaving Read more

5 Family Friendly Activities in Las Vegas No Comments

When most people think of Vegas, they think of going for the partying scene. It’s a shame because there is so much more to Las Vegas than meets the eye. Believe it or not, it’s a great place for families! You don’t have to be in the mood to gamble to enjoy a few days in the Las Vegas area. 1. 7 Magic Mountains One of my Read more

The Ugly Truth of Wildlife Poaching with Janine Vaccarello No Comments

Wildlife Poaching with Janine Vaccarello On the podcast today we tackle a sensitive subject: wildlife poaching. We don’t go into detail, but it may be a subject for you or your kids. If it is a sensitive topic, please feel free to skip this episode. Our guest today  is Janine Vaccarello of Alcatraz East, a crime museum in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, where they’ve been working on a Read more

The Power of Play No Comments

Why Getting Outdoors is So Important: Knowing the Power of Play Tips for Going to the Park Getting outside to play is something to embrace, not to ignore. If you’re going to get outdoors to play, you might as well make it count. Grab the kids and head outside for the day because getting outdoors is so important and the power of play is irreplaceable Read more

Visit Wyoming No Comments

Planning Your First Trip to Wyoming – What’s Wyoming Really Like? Most people who have lived in the USA have heard of Wyoming, but have they visited? For the first-time Wyoming traveler- you’re going to want to know what this wonderful state is really like. Wyoming may not have a large population, but it has vast plains and amazing mountain views. Some of you may have Read more

Recovering from Nepal’s Earthquake No Comments

How One Company is Helping to Rebuild Disclosure: Coca-Cola sponsored my travel, accommodations and other expenses to Nepal. I attended as an independent blogger who is passionate about empowering women. All opinions are my own. Listen to our podcast for more in-depth conversation about empowering women in developing countries: Go Adventure Podcast (click here for iTunes). April 25, 2015 Earthquake For decades trekkers, climbers and adventurers journey to Nepal to be Read more

Best-Selling Author Shares How To Be Assertive Now No Comments

Dr. Julie de Azevedo Hanks, the author of The Assertiveness Guide For Women, joins Kathy this week to talk about - you guessed it - how to be assertive! Dr. Julie is the owner of Wasatch Family Therapy, has a masters degree in social work, and a Ph.D. in marriage & family therapy. She explains what assertiveness is: confident, clear, self-assured communication. We hear some of the Read more

How to Dig for Hidden Geodes 1 Comment

Disclaimer - This post is sponsored by Tooele County. Go Adventure Mom received compensation for writing this post. All opinions expressed are entirely our own.    How to dig for hidden geodes in Tooele County Have you always wanted to dig for geodes, but weren’t sure where to start? You can dig for hidden geodes in Tooele County and here’s how! Digging in the Utah desert is loads of Read more

World Schooling with Lonely Planet Author Mara Vorhees No Comments

World Schooling with Lonely Planet Author Mara Vorhees Traveling with family is our focus this week, as we’re joined by family travel expert Mara Vorhees. Mara is a writer with Lonely Planet and has plenty of experience traveling the world with her young twins. She tells us about the benefits and opportunities of world-schooling for children and shares some great tips for traveling as a family. She Read more

World Schooling: The New Way of Learning 1 Comment

What is World Schooling? It's no surprise that family travel and world schooling is on the rise. In a recent article in The Guardian show that this growing trend is gaining momentum. Also referred to as alternative education, homeschooling (but never at home), road schooling or unschooling. Parents are taking long-term trips where children learn while traveling. Some people are able to world school full-time, while more families Read more

007 Mary Edwards 5×20 Female Entreprenuers how women are raising after the earthquake 1 Comment

Go Adventure Mom 007 Mary Edwards 5x20 Female Entreprenuers how women are raising after the earthquake Today’s guest is Mary Edwards, Kathy’s partner in crime as part of the Go Adventure Mom team! Mary shares some amazing inspirational stories of great women she met during a recent visit to Nepal. Mary went as part of Coca-Cola’s 5by20 initiative, helping with Nepal earthquake relief and to empower Read more