What You Should be Eating: Superfoods No Comments

What You Should be Eating: Superfoods   Most of us have good intentions about what we plan on putting in our bodies. In all honesty, what you think is healthy, could totally not be healthy at all. When it comes to what you should be eating, let’s focus on superfoods.  If you’re a moderately active person, you should be consuming plenty of these superfoods to keep up Read more

Podcast: Explore Nature Play with Tinkergarten No Comments

Meghan Fitzgerald of Tinkergarten Tinkergarten is on a mission to elevate childhood, bringing families together in a natural place in their community for classes where kids learn through play. Each class becomes a tight-knit group of children and adults who learn together through well-designed, outdoor play-based activities. Meghan Fitzgerald co-founded Tinkergarten with her husband and is here to tell us all about it. Tinkergarten highlights the importance Read more

Thermarest Tent No Comments

Thermarest Tent What if you could camp in comfort? Tents from Thermarest allow you to do just this. The thing I love about these tents is that they are easy to set up. However, they are also luxurious and spacious. Just because your camping, it doesn’t mean you can’t have everything you want or/need in a tent.   Easy set up Tents from Thermarest are so simple that one Read more

Best Hiking Boots for Women: A Mom’s Take on Minimalist Footwear – Xero DayLite Hiking Boot Review No Comments

Best Hiking Boots for Women As a Colorado mom, it is common to transition from the grocery store and children's play dates to the outdoors.  Finding the right clothes and shoes to make the transition, while not looking grungy, can be challenging.  Luckily, Xero shoes provides an easy transition, without the clunkiness of an average hiking boot. Xero DayLite Hiking Boot Review Xero shoes is a brand that Read more

What You Should Know About The Migratory Bird Treaty Act No Comments

Year of the Bird One of my earliest memories is feeding birds in my grandparent’s yard. My love of birds started there and now I share that experience with my own children. Birds are an important part of our ecosystem, they inspire art and music, and are a simple way to connect with the outside world. You may have heard the phrase, ‘The Year of the Read more

What to Look for When Buying Sandals No Comments

Shop for Summer Sandals Get excited ladies and gentlemen because sandal season is in the air! With the whole family needing sandals, it can be hard to know what to look for when buying sandals.Sandals are everything during the spring and summer months. They’re quick to put on and perfect for warmer weather. Check out this guide to buying sandals, so you know exactly what to Read more

Podcast: Children’s author Gabrielle Balkan shares her tip for children who love to write No Comments

PODCAST:  Gabrielle Balkan is a writer and editor, mostly of children's books, living in Brooklyn, New York. Some of her titles include 50 Cities in the U.S.A., Book of Bones, and The 50 States. In addition to writing children's books, she's also worked at Scholastic, and spends plenty of time in classrooms as an author! She joins us on the Go Adventure Mom podcast for our Read more

Creating New Traditions with Your Pet No Comments

Have a pet? Want to create traditions with your pet? Creating new traditions with your pet is possible! Whether it’s a birthday, Christmas, or just a random Sunday afternoon, traditions are so important. Pet lovers everywhere want to include their pet in traditions, they just aren’t sure how to go about it.   #1. Make a plan It’s hard to do a tradition without a plan, even Read more

Fresh Beef vs. Frozen No Comments

McDonald's Fresh Beef Patty We all know that fresh tastes better than frozen, right? Today we take a behind the scenes look at the transition McDonald's is taking to bring fresh beef to their menu. My friends Winter, Sharon and Lee were there recording the Hungry Squared Podcast. Where they geek out about restaurant design at McDonald's. You can listen to their podcast here: HUNGRY SQUARED: 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 has a cute little mini golden retriever. Our little goldendoodle 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 shivers. I keep him Read more

Using BusyKid to Teach Kids About Money No Comments

Using BusyKid to Teach Kids About Money My kids are getting older quickly. In fact, it’s going quicker than I ever thought it would. With this in mind, I wanted to figure out ways to teach my kids about money. Money is one of those things you don’t really think about teaching your children. However, I’ve found an incredibly good app to help kids learn how Read more