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

Family Travel: Pop-up Books New York, London and Paris No Comments

Lonely Planet Kids - Pop-Up New York, London, and Paris If there is something my kids LOVE to do, it is read. There is always a book in my oldest hands, which I love. One of our favorite books is Lonely Planet Kids! They actually have released several new pop up books that your kids may just fall in love with as well. Stay tuned to Read more

Delicious Green Superfood Even Your Kids Will Eat! No Comments

Raise your hand if you wish feeding kids was super easy. I must admit that my kids (myself included) would prefer to eat pizza most nights. But let’s face it, pizza isn’t going to help us live a long life, at least if it’s not made to be slightly healthier. Here are some tips to help you find delicious superfoods your kids will eat. Spinach There isn’t Read more

Snowflake Bird Feeder Craft No Comments

How to make a Snowflake Bird Feeder Craft We love spending time together making crafts, especially in these colored months. We love watching the birds in our yard from our kitchen table. Today we've put together a fun snowflake bird feeder craft that you can create with your kids. We worked on this with our 2 and 5 year old and they both enjoyed making them. Materials: Chenille Read more

Kick-off Your 2017 Fitness Goals with the 365 Mile Challenge No Comments

365 mile challenge Tips for Setting 2017 Fitness Goals & Why You Need a Community to Support You How many of you are really trying to think of your 2017 fitness goals? As a mom and outdoor nerd, I have realized the importance of setting goals and having a community rooting for my goals. One thing I realized this year is that there are a Read more

365 Mile Challenge 3 Comments

What is the 365 Mile Challenge?  Today I'm excited to announce the 356 Mile Challenge. This is a project we've been working on for a few months and a few friends on Facebook got a sneak peek. Here's the thing. Somedays, most days, I feel like a complete fraud. I'm an outdoor blogger but don't always like going outdoors. Especially when it is winter and freezing.  Why Read more

10 easy ways to get kids excited about giving back this holiday season 1 Comment

Ten easy ways to get kids excited about giving back this holiday season As a parent, I always look forward with anticipation for the delight in my childrens’ eyes as they open those gifts I’ve excitedly selected for them. My heart fills with gratitude for the abundance in our lives that makes it possible to give my loved ones the things they most desire. I’m also Read more

Thankful For Our Tribe 78 Comments

Thankful For Our Tribe This time of year is my favorite. There is a coolness in the air and Thanksgiving is coming. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite Holidays because we gather with family and focus on what we are thankful for. This past Monday for family night, we wrote down all the things we are thankful for on a big piece of presentation paper (think huge Read more

Seussical the Musical comes to Sugarhouse No Comments

TAKE YOUR KIDS TO PLAYS LIKE THIS Take your kids to a community play! It’s a great way to help them grow their imaginations, learn social skills and develop a love of the arts. If you happen to live in the Greater Salt Lake area, Highland High School’s November 19 matinee of Seussical the Musical is just the kind of kid-friendly option to consider (2166 S Read more

Family Travel: Disneyland Deals No Comments

Family Travel: Disneyland Who doesn’t want to take their kids to Disneyland at some point in their lives? I know it has always been a dream of mind to take my kids to Disneyland. We love Disneyland and are planning our next trip! in 2012 we shared our Disneyland review. Right now Getaway Today has some great Disneyland Deals on trips to Disneyland! They also have some Read more

Top 10 Places to Camp and Fish in Utah No Comments

Top Places to Camp and Fish in Utah Camping is such a fun time! Utah offers endless camping options. You could pack up your family today and have no problem finding a place to camp and fish in Utah. 1.Deer Creek State Park – A great place to camp and fish in Utah. The waters of Deer Creek are known for being cool, but they are also Read more