5 Family Travel Apps No Comments

Five Travel Apps that will Rock your next Road-Trip   Are you embarking on a road-trip adventure sometime soon and looking for ways to keep your sanity and even enjoy those stretches of highway?  With Fall Break on the horizon, my mind is spinning with travel preparations!  Next week we are heading to San Diego and dipping our toes in several National Parks along the way, so Read more

What you need to know about your internet when working from home 1 Comment

Making sure you are getting the best out of your internet and the biggest bang for your buck   It’s no secret that I work from home with little ones. I need strong Internet and not something that will go in and out, it must be consistent. I think my readers will be excited to learn about CenturyLink. They are the leading Internet provider for Utah, which Read more

Using this gadget helps me suffer less from “mom brain” No Comments

I used to have a pretty sharp memory. I could recall specific dates, times, events and almost never forgot anything important. I excelled in all of my history courses in school for this reason alone and used to be pretty proud of myself for my attention to detail. Then I became a mother and my memory suffered. I found myself forgetting important details, where I Read more

Virtually visit your doctor from anywhere No Comments

My Connect Care I don't know about you but as a wife and mother to a young family, it seems like I'm always busy. I always have my hands full with one thing or another and an constantly juggling multiple tasks at a time. The last thing I want to do is juggle everything else I have on my plate along with catching a bug or dealing Read more

Switching from an iphone to android No Comments

Switching from iPhone to Android Recently, I switched from an iPhone to the Moto X. The results? I didn’t receive any texts from iphone users. Zip. Zero. This was the one BIG issue no one told me about, not even my local Verizon store reps. Apparently, Apple coded their phone so that it isn't easy to receive texts when making the switch. I was frustrated that my Verizon Rep didn't clue me Read more

My son loves checking the weather. He asks my husband every morning to check our and grandparent's weather. He learned about the different types of weather at school last year. Since then, he has been obsessed. When I was given the opportunity to review the Oregon Scientific Weather@Home station, I thought it was appropriate. Great for Junior Weatherforecasters The OS Weather@Home station comes with one sensor to Read more

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 108 Comments

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 We know that you'd rather spend our time enjoying being together as a family than out in the mall shopping. That's why we've put together a Holiday Gift Guide. This year we've included more ideas for outdoor families, teens and babies. Plus, ideas for friends and neighbor gifts. There is something for the bike lover, music lover and for families that aren't afraid to Read more

Best networking tool No Comments

Networking tool Last week I spoke at the IABC at their First Friday Lunch about best practices in blogging. These days, especially after having  a third child, it is much harder to get out of the house. Shuffling kids to school and play dates on a Friday meant a lot of coordination (and a lot of trust in the parents that were helping).   When we arrived at PUBLIK I Read more

Big Hero 6 Video Contest No Comments

Heroes Wanted! XPRIZE is launching a video contest for 8-17 year-olds to form the real-life BIG HERO 6!!! Six Winners will win a trip to LA to walk the Red Carpet at the Hollywood Premiere of Disney’s BIG HERO 6 and go behind the scenes of Walt Disney Animation Studios!   YouTube LOS ANGELES (September 17, 2014) –XPRIZE has joined forces with Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and Disney Corporate Citizenship for today’s Read more

  New Bluetooth Speaker Technology For those that are looking for the latest in BlueTooth Speaker technology might want to check out PowerSound. I recently had the opportunity to review one courtesy of PowerSound and all I can say is that "The hills are alive with the Sound of Music"  with the new BlueTooth speaker technology by PowerSound. Do you love music? I feel like the last 6 months, Frozen has Read more

Stumped on what to get your kiddo for Christmas? Check out our Holiday Gift Guide with sweet products like the Sneaky Snacky Squirrel Game, Zipfy Sled, Snow and Sand Toys, and a child size fly rod:   View our full Outdoor Holiday Gift Guide: https://www.goadventuremom.com/Holiday-Gift-Guide DETAILED OUTDOOR GIFT GUIDE DESCRIPTIONS A. Muck Boots The Original Muck Boot Company's Kid's Hale winter boot is making a big splash with bright Read more

News For Moms Who Fly With Kids — You Can Leave Your Tablet ON!! No Comments

Most parents who travel, especially with kids know how difficult it can be sometimes to be on an airplane with a child, especially a toddler. Seriously, I have panic attacks remembering days before iPads and tablets were a thing.  I racked my brain for weeks before a flight with kids to think of ways to keep them entertained. We had a DVD player, but the battery always Read more