How to Prepare for the Utah Preparedness and Outdoor Festival No Comments

Do you need something to do this Saturday? You’re going to be excited about the Utah Preparedness & Outdoor Festival. Tickets are Free If you get the chance, head to grab your FREE tickets here. Once you have your hands on some free tickets, you can even use them to be entered into a drawing the day of the festival. How’s that for free and awesome? The Mission is 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

How to Dig for Hidden Geodes 4 Comments

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

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

Join Go Adventure Mom at Outessa this FRIDAY #sweatydirtyhappy Save $50 No Comments

Outessa brings together like-minded women that love to explore the outdoors (Read for the Outessa discount code below) Are you a woman who loves the outdoors? I’m super excited to introduce you to a weekend that’s designed JUST FOR YOU! I’ve been waiting to go to an Outessa event for quite some time and I’m glad this is my year. Finally, the getaway I’ve been looking for Read more

How to Enjoy the Outdoors Responsibly No Comments

Leave No Trace For most people--- it’s a no brainer to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. Simple things come to mind like picking up trash, not messing with wildlife, and leaving things as you found them. However, some people really don’t know how to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. I’m here to share some tips about Leave No Trace with you to help make this possible! Respect Wildlife As Read more

How to keep the outdoors close to your heart No Comments

Why the Outdoors is Close to My Heart If you follow my blog, you know I’m a nature-freak! I love to be outdoors and doing outdoorsy stuff. While most people keep momentous of their home or family inside of their home, I’m outside wracking up memories with my family. If I could bottle the beauty of the outdoors, I would. Here’s why the outdoors is Read more

How to Create Fantastic Forts No Comments

How to Create Fantastic Forts As children the sky is the limit when it comes to our imagination. There is nothing we can't become as long as our imaginations are allowed to run wild. When I was a child we didn't have the many television stations, apps, game consoles, etc. that children today have and relied mainly on outside play and our imaginations to get us Read more

  There is nothing better than a family vacation.  Wherever you go, it is sure to be a memorable experience for the whole family.  In a challenging economy, many families have regretfully eliminated family vacations, due to rising costs of travel.  However, various applications and websites have made traveling affordable with the availability of coupons. When most people think of coupons, they think of grocery shopping, or Read more

Family Fun at Gorgoza Tubing Park No Comments

There are two kinds of people in this world: those who embrace winter and those who do their best to avoid it at all costs. Personally, I'm part of the latter group and start getting excited about winter when the leaves start to change in my hometown. I must be one of the few people I know that look forward to storing away my summer Read more

How to Survive Anything Growing up can be hard, trust me, I know. One minute you're a young child without a care in the world and the next your hurled head first into the foreign world of teenagers and middle school. I can easily recall how scared I was for the first few weeks of starting at my new school and then the experiences that came Read more

ShowerPass Rain Jacket Review No Comments

ShowerPass Rain Jacket Review Raise your hand if you’re an avid hiker like we are! My family loves to hit the mountains but we also love to be protected from the harsh weather. I searched high and low for gear that my kids can use for biking and I finally hit the “jacket pot.” The Showerpass Kids Rainjacket is a favorite in our family for many reasons. The jacket Read more

While you're out enjoying the summer with your family the last thing you want to do is think about is having to go out and buy school supplies but with holiday breaks, snow days and hurricane days adding up over the last year, the summer will be over more quickly than ever and the back-to-school shopping will once again be a necessity. Notebooks, pencils, sharpeners, Read more