Podcast: Are the GoPro Mountain Games Family Friendly? No Comments

Guest - Tom Boyd The GoPro Mountain Games are coming up June 7-10 in Vail, CO. Tom Boyd is Media Chief of the games, and here to tell us all about them. The GoPro Mountain Games are hosted by the Vail Valley Foundation, a non-profit in Vail, CO that seeks to raise the quality of life in Vail through arts, athletics, and education. GoPro has been the Read more

7 Landscape Photography Tips From Experts No Comments

7 Landscape Photography Tips From Experts When you look at pictures of beautiful landscape photography, you probably wonder if you will ever be that good. The good news is that you can always study and practice to get even better. You don’t have to stick to being average. Follow these 7 landscape photography tips from the experts.   Find natural S shapes When you are trying to take photography Read more

3 Tips to Record Better Videos of Children No Comments

3 Tips to Record Better Videos of Children Recording videos of children can be tricky, and at times it may seem as though the videos you capture never look that great. In part this is because children can be challenging subjects, and it is also because most people are used to recording videos of adults. The good news is that there are a few simple tips that Read more

KidCo Dog Gate Review No Comments

If you have been hanging around the blog in 2018, you know that Go Adventure Mom’s founder, Kathy (that’s me) has a cute little mini goldendoodle/retriever mix (or mini golden). Our little Teddy is adorable and adds so much fun to our lives, especially when you see him running in the snow . It’s so cute when he’s cold and he just sits in my jacket and Read more

026 - Backpacking with Kids - Melissa Lynn Lieser Think backpacking is something that has to wait until the kids are older? Not at all! Backpacking is immersive, rewarding, and will provide some quality family time in the great outdoors. Backpacking with kids makes is an even greater adventure. In this episode, we cover all the questions and concerns you may have. What is a good age Read more

Love is in the Air $1500 Giveaway 4 Comments

Our family has started a new tradition, it's called LOVE WEEK. For the entire week from February 10 -18 we are celebrating the love we have for ourselves and each other. Each family member picked a name at random and has a $5 spending limit. The idea is that they go around and do small acts of kindness and be a secret angel during the week. Read more

Heal Utah: Clear the Air Challenge No Comments

Jessica Reimer - HEAL Utah Jessica Reimer works as a policy associate for HEAL Utah focusing on air quality. According to data and information from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Utah ranks among the highest producers of toxic chemicals in the United State. Jessica looks at the policies for cleaning the air, and suggests what we as citizens can do to help. She’s participating in the upcoming 2018 legislature in Utah, Read more

Jake’s Nature Guide Review No Comments

Meet my friend Jake. He’s been featured on my site before. I’m so fond of his work that I wanted to share a little more about him. A while ago, Jake wrote a guest blog post for my site called “This Fall Your Kids Can Become Junior Naturalists.” If you don’t know what a junior naturalist is, you’re going to love reading this post and Read more

Online Family Ski School No Comments

Outdoor Family Ski School Skiing is a great way to get out and enjoy the winter weather, but it can seem intimidating or even dangerous. Not to worry! Our guest today is Alyssa Erickson from the Online Family Ski School. As you’ll find out, learning to ski doesn’t start on the hill. There’s lots to learn ahead of time to make sure your experience is a great Read more

Pond Town Podcast No Comments

Go Adventure Mom 024 - Daniel Bates: Pond Town Happy Holidays! This is a great episode to listen to while you're wrapping gifts or getting ready for Christmas. We want to know what your Christmas Traditions are! Leave a comment below! Today we caught up with another podcaster! Get in the Christmas spirit with our guest Daniel Bates, who has launched a podcast based on a short story Read more

The the All Electric Chevrolet Bolt EV Rocks No Comments

Driving the Chevrolet Bolt EV Rocks So, it’s not everyday you get to drive a vehicle that’s not your own. However, our friend Jenn Holmberg over at 2 Young To Drive got the privilege of driving the Chevrolet Bolt EV on behalf of Go Adventure Mom. She picked me up for lunch so I could experience the car first hand.  I wanted to let you know Read more

KODAK PixPro AZ401 No Comments

When you think of a camera, you know you want something awesome, but where do you start? Think about the KODAK PixPro AZ401. Let’s talk about the features of the KODAK PixPro and how it can change the way you look at digital cameras. Digital cameras are still relevant You may think that people are only using their phones to take pics, but that’s not all true. Read more

How to be present with your kids No Comments

Are you being present with your kids? Parenting has increasing become harder as we fight for time with our kids. The time we have with our children is precious and fleeting. While distractions and the monotony of life can sometimes cause us to forget, we need to make time to connect and celebrate beautiful family moments. Artist Pam Baumeister hopes to capture these moments, with her Read more