Hi Adventure Moms! July marked the beginning of a new journey for my family...potty training!  As expected with any non-eager two year old, the first two weeks of potty training were filled with messes, tears and at-home happy hours for mom and dad. Luckily two weeks in we were able to go out to playgrounds, grocery stores and libraries.  I am now eager to make the next Read more

If you can make it past the 9 months of dark and frigid winter (well almost 9 months), you can find a wealth of fun and family friendly things to do in Minneapolis.  Even though I grew up in Minnesota, when I thought to bring my family and 2 year old to the city, I wasn't sure what to do.  Here were our top adventures: Read more

National Parks of the USA with Kate Siber No Comments

National Parks of the USA with Kate Siber Kate Siber is the author of National Parks of the USA, a beautiful, large-format, fully illustrated book which looks at national parks across the USA. It earned the title of #1 New Release in Children’s Camping Books on Amazon! After sharing about how she got into writing as a kid, Kate tells us all about the book and what’s Read more

Create Your Own Custom Sunglasses No Comments

Want to rock this summer with bold colored shades? Or maybe you want to keep it chill with traditional shades. Either way, Tifosi Optics has a custom sunglasses portal to design your very own pair of sunglasses - just in time for summer. I like these because they are affordable sunglasses so you can wear them out in the water, paddle boarding, water skiing, on Read more

Last week we shared Colin O'Brady's story of overcoming adversity and climbing the highest peaks in each state We are happy to report that this past Friday night and early Saturday morning, Colin O’Brady successfully climbed Kings Peak. The ascent started at 11:30 PM on Friday night. The total climb took about 10 hours. He is nearly finished  in the process of climbing the 50 tallest Read more

Visit Family Friendly Riverton Wyoming No Comments

Riverton,Wyoming When we were in Riverton, Wyoming, it was such an amazing sight. I loved the drive and seeing the plains and mountains in the distance. I was surprised that this area only a short 5-6 hour drive from Salt Lake City. Our first stop in Wind River Country was Riverton.  TRAILHEAD We met with Wind River's liaison Casey and ate at the Trailhead Restaurant. It gave us a Read more

Fear of Shining with Talese Fernbach No Comments

Fear of Shining with Talese Fernbach We all do a lot of things that keep us from keeping our potential and shining and going where we want to go. Do you find yourself shrinking from your own light? Do you have a fear of shining? I know I sure do. Today’s guest is Talese Fernbach of Inner Mind Fitness. Talese is a Sport Psychology Consultant and a Read more

Lemon and Chamomile Bath Salts No Comments

Lemon and Chamomile Bath Salts Here's a fun recipe to make with your kids this summer. It uses some simple ingredients and essential oil. Yields:  3 cups INGREDIENTS 2 cups epson salt 1 cup dead sea salt (or other coarse salt) 1/4 cup baking soda 10-12 drops lemon essential oil (order here) 10-12 drops chamomile essential oil (order here) 4-5 drops yellow soap colorant DIRECTIONS 1.  Add both salts and the baking soda to Read more

Hidden Travel Treasures of Dubois Wyoming No Comments

Hidden Travel Treasures of Dubois Wyoming Traveling is an amazing of ours. However, we like to switch it up and get out of Utah every now and again. One place I have been eyeing is Dubois, Wyoming. This is an awesome place to visit with plenty of hidden travel treasures. You will want to hit up these places while visiting Dubois, Wyoming.   Bitterroot Ranch   What kind of ranch Read more

Free Mini-Challenge: Kids Moving Miles No Comments

Happy Summer! We hope you are having a great time with your kids and staying hydrated!  As part of the 365 Mile Challenge, we're kicking off a mini-challenge called “Kids Moving Miles!”  We'd love to have you join us! It’s a response to parents, but most importantly, KIDS who want in too. And since our larger goal is “families outside and healthy”, we couldn’t ignore that plea AND Read more