Insider Tips for Hiking Yellow Knolls Utah No Comments

Hiking Yellow Knolls Utah A few weeks ago my family was in St. George, UT for a quick getaway. We found a hike that is perfect for families. Yellow Knolls hike is in Red Cliff Desert Reserve and the trail head is a quick drive from downtown St. George. The Yellow Knolls trail head has plenty of parking, and we never saw any hikers or cars. Read more

4 Tips for Playing in the Snow No Comments

Playing in the Snow Playing in the snow is a must for most kids. Seeing the white stuff fall from the sky is amazing! It’s so amazing that your kids need to get out there and experience it firsthand. Here are some tips for when you allow your kids to play in the snow. Dress warm When playing out in the snow, the first step in dressing warm! 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

Understanding Popular Parenting Styles and How To Use Them No Comments

Understanding Popular Parenting Styles and How To Use Them The cool thing about parenting is that you can do it as you wish! You don’t have to follow anyone else’s guidelines. There are things out there called parenting styles. Some genius went through and took the most popular ways of parenting together and called them parenting styles. I wanted to breakdown these parenting styles with you, Read more

2017 Holiday Gift Guide 21 Comments

This is our fifth year during a holiday gift guide! We know you'd rather be out with your kids enjoying time together. We are so pleased with these exciting products. These products are chosen by things that we use in our day-to-day lives and we recommend these products only if they meet the standard You can find products for active families Like four kids balance bike that is ergonomically Read more

Tips for Happy Parents Hiking with Toddlers No Comments

The Difference 1 Year Makes Hello!  I am beyond excited to join the GAM team as an ambassador.  As a working mom, it can feel challenging to connect with other moms and get practical tips for getting outdoors across work, naps and meal times.  My daughter is turning 2 this week and during our hike this past weekend, I was reflecting on how different she is Read more

Rent Polaris Snowmobiles, RZRs, and More at Daniels Summit Lodge for Your Next Mountain Adventure 4 Comments

Daniels Summit By Troy Pattee Sometimes I’ll drive by a place and say to myself, “I need to stop and check that out next time I’m in the area.” Daniels Summit Lodge is one of those places. Whenever I pass it I excitedly make a mental note to stop in sometime soon. Unfortunately for me those mental notes are stored in a mind that regularly forgets to pick up eggs Read more

Wisconsin Dells: The Perfect Family Vacation Spot No Comments

This is a hosted posted, all opinions are 100% my own! This summer, I’m traveling across the Midwest to find various vacationing options perfect for families. Our last trip brought us to Wisconsin Dells! We have four kids and the drive from our house was around 4.5 hours. We live by South Bend, Indiana. The total cost for tolls was around $12.50. We have been to the Read more

5 Things To Do In Sedona With Kids No Comments

Are you thinking of traveling to Sedona, Arizona soon? We love traveling to Arizona, to see family. Here is a some research I've been doing about Sedona.  I’m sure your family would love these things to do in Sedona with kids. Sedona Astronomy Tours I love that my kids are getting older because we can do things like Astronomy tours. Looking at the stars in a place Read more

Get kids involved with the Buddy Bison Program No Comments

Buddy Bison Program Wouldn’t it be awesome if there was a program to connect parks and kids? Wait, there is! It’s called the Buddy Bison School Program! Kids need parks and those parks need kids. This program was created to help promote outdoor recreation, but also teach environmental education. Park Preservation If you know anything about the Buddy Bison Program, you know that it’s important to Read more