10 Awesome Things to Do with Children in New Orleans 1 Comment

VISIT NEW ORLEANS Family Friendly New Orleans Last year we spent spring break in New Orleans with our kids, and had the best time.  New Orleans is a dynamic, and gorgeous city, full of history and a little rough around the edges.  Although it is known for Mardi Gras, Bourbon Street and wonderful cuisine, there are many family-friendly activities in and around New Orleans. Here are my Read more

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

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 5 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