If you are looking to have fun with your kids, then there are myriads of options out there – hiking, cycling, swimming and…hoverboarding! Hoverboards are self-balancing scooters that I personally got obsessed with after watching Back to the Future 2.Remember Marty McFly using one of those in 2015? Yeah…if only they could be real for real! The modern version of a hoverboard came about only a few Read more

Anastasia Allison is the woman behind Kula Cloth, a cloth that all adventuring women can feel proud to wear on their pack. But this episode isn’t just about the Kula Cloth. Anastasia shares her life journey that finally led her down the path of happiness. For many years, Anastasia felt like she was on the outside looking in. Other women were doing great things which seemed impossible Read more

Podcast: Go behind the scenes at Merrell Kids Shoes No Comments

Podcast: Go behind the scenes at Merrell Kids Shoes Kate Cox and Marc Loverin share their insider tips for choosing a kids adventure shoe and how to extend the life of your kids shoes. Wolverine Worldwide is an American footwear company that operates the subsidy Merrell, a brand which specializes in hiking footwear. Today we are joined by two people from the Kids Group of Wolverine Worldwide: Read more

Hi Adventure Moms! July marked the beginning of a new journey for my family...potty training!  As expected with any non-eager two year old, the first two weeks of potty training were filled with messes, tears and at-home happy hours for mom and dad. Luckily two weeks in we were able to go out to playgrounds, grocery stores and libraries.  I am now eager to make the next Read more

If you can make it past the 9 months of dark and frigid winter (well almost 9 months), you can find a wealth of fun and family friendly things to do in Minneapolis.  Even though I grew up in Minnesota, when I thought to bring my family and 2 year old to the city, I wasn't sure what to do.  Here were our top adventures: Read more

Save the planet with Team Sierra No Comments

Team Sierra Sierra Club is the nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization -- with three million members and supporters. Jenny Muschinske works with Sierra Club, and also a program called Team Sierra. As a lover of the outdoors, Jenny loves working for an organization that aligns with her own interests. Sierra Club’s goal is to explore, enjoy and protect the outdoors. They accomplish this through various Read more

National Parks of the USA with Kate Siber No Comments

National Parks of the USA with Kate Siber Kate Siber is the author of National Parks of the USA, a beautiful, large-format, fully illustrated book which looks at national parks across the USA. It earned the title of #1 New Release in Children’s Camping Books on Amazon! After sharing about how she got into writing as a kid, Kate tells us all about the book and what’s Read more

Create Your Own Custom Sunglasses No Comments

Want to rock this summer with bold colored shades? Or maybe you want to keep it chill with traditional shades. Either way, Tifosi Optics has a custom sunglasses portal to design your very own pair of sunglasses - just in time for summer. I like these because they are affordable sunglasses so you can wear them out in the water, paddle boarding, water skiing, on Read more

Last week we shared Colin O'Brady's story of overcoming adversity and climbing the highest peaks in each state We are happy to report that this past Friday night and early Saturday morning, Colin O’Brady successfully climbed Kings Peak. The ascent started at 11:30 PM on Friday night. The total climb took about 10 hours. He is nearly finished  in the process of climbing the 50 tallest Read more

Visit Family Friendly Riverton Wyoming No Comments

Riverton,Wyoming When we were in Riverton, Wyoming, it was such an amazing sight. I loved the drive and seeing the plains and mountains in the distance. I was surprised that this area only a short 5-6 hour drive from Salt Lake City. Our first stop in Wind River Country was Riverton.  TRAILHEAD We met with Wind River's liaison Casey and ate at the Trailhead Restaurant. It gave us a Read more

Fear of Shining with Talese Fernbach No Comments

Fear of Shining with Talese Fernbach We all do a lot of things that keep us from keeping our potential and shining and going where we want to go. Do you find yourself shrinking from your own light? Do you have a fear of shining? I know I sure do. Today’s guest is Talese Fernbach of Inner Mind Fitness. Talese is a Sport Psychology Consultant and a Read more

Lemon and Chamomile Bath Salts No Comments

Lemon and Chamomile Bath Salts Here's a fun recipe to make with your kids this summer. It uses some simple ingredients and essential oil. Yields:  3 cups INGREDIENTS 2 cups epson salt 1 cup dead sea salt (or other coarse salt) 1/4 cup baking soda 10-12 drops lemon essential oil (order here) 10-12 drops chamomile essential oil (order here) 4-5 drops yellow soap colorant DIRECTIONS 1.  Add both salts and the baking soda to Read more