Dueling Dogs No Comments

Wait, don’t get the wrong impression here. This isn’t that type of dueling dogs, this type of dueling dogs is much more fun! Let’s talk about Dueling Dogs is a sport that many people and pups love! In fact, the 3rd World Championships April 6-8, 2018 will be held in Dubuque, Iowa this year. Each dog will be put to the test. Who will the winner Read more

Family Camping Starter Pack No Comments

Family Camping Starter Pack If you’re anything like our family, you enjoy camping. There is just something about going out into the wilderness and becoming one with nature. Haven’t been camping before? When camping, you can keep it simple or you can pass some more luxurious camping items. Either way, here’s a list to help you get started. Food List One of the most important parts Read more

Podcast: Are the GoPro Mountain Games Family Friendly? No Comments

 Guest - Tom Boyd The GoPro Mountain Games are coming up June 7-10 in Vail, CO. Tom Boyd is Media Chief of the games, and here to tell us all about them. The GoPro Mountain Games are hosted by the Vail Valley Foundation, a non-profit in Vail, CO that seeks to raise the quality of life in Vail through arts, athletics, and education. GoPro has been the Read more

7 Landscape Photography Tips From Experts No Comments

7 Landscape Photography Tips From Experts When you look at pictures of beautiful landscape photography, you probably wonder if you will ever be that good. The good news is that you can always study and practice to get even better. You don’t have to stick to being average. Follow these 7 landscape photography tips from the experts.   Find natural S shapes When you are trying to take photography Read more

PackTowl Luxe Towel No Comments

PackTowl Luxe Towl There is one item that people don’t think about bringing whenever they’re traveling. My favorite towel to bring with us, when traveling, is the PackTowel Luxe Towl. Here are some reasons you might want consider bringing this towel along with you on your next trip. Super Soft I don’t think you can even imagine the softness of this towel until you get up close and Read more

3 Tips to Record Better Videos of Children No Comments

3 Tips to Record Better Videos of Children Recording videos of children can be tricky, and at times it may seem as though the videos you capture never look that great. In part this is because children can be challenging subjects, and it is also because most people are used to recording videos of adults. The good news is that there are a few simple tips that 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 (that’s me) has a cute little mini goldendoodle/retriever mix (or mini golden). Our little Teddy 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 Read more

026 - Backpacking with Kids - Melissa Lynn Lieser Think backpacking is something that has to wait until the kids are older? Not at all! Backpacking is immersive, rewarding, and will provide some quality family time in the great outdoors. Backpacking with kids makes is an even greater adventure. In this episode, we cover all the questions and concerns you may have. What is a good age Read more

Top Cold Weather Gear For Sledding No Comments

Top Cold Weather Gear For Sledding Sledding is a part of winter that is fun! The snow provides this blanket of fun that every family must enjoy. The hard part is knowing what gear to choose. Going sledding with the family doesn't require special gear, you just need the right gear. One of the biggest things I have noticed about families that go sledding is that Read more

Using Nature to Address “Mom Guilt” a.k.a. Shame 1 Comment

“Mom guilt” is not an uncommon phrase and experience for new and experienced mothers.  You might be thinking, “I don’t need another commentary to tell me why I shouldn’t feel guilty,” and want to click away.  No offense taken. I was writing this post to address “mom guilt,” and then I remembered what one of my idols, Brene Brown says when comparing the definitions of shame Read more

8 Myths About the Vegan Lifestyle No Comments

8 Myths About the Vegan Lifestyle Are you considering becoming a Vegan? If so, you may be curious about some myths you have heard. Those who are considering being a vegan want to know the ins and outs of the lifestyle. In our world, today, people put out myths about the Vegan diet. While doing some research, I was able to bust many myths about the Read more

Love is in the Air $1500 Giveaway 4 Comments

Our family has started a new tradition, it's called LOVE WEEK. For the entire week from February 10 -18 we are celebrating the love we have for ourselves and each other. Each family member picked a name at random and has a $5 spending limit. The idea is that they go around and do small acts of kindness and be a secret angel during the week. Read more

Heal Utah: Clear the Air Challenge No Comments

Jessica Reimer - HEAL Utah Jessica Reimer works as a policy associate for HEAL Utah focusing on air quality. According to data and information from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Utah ranks among the highest producers of toxic chemicals in the United State. Jessica looks at the policies for cleaning the air, and suggests what we as citizens can do to help. She’s participating in the upcoming 2018 legislature in Utah, Read more

4 Luxurious Villas You Should Consider in Mykonos No Comments

4 Luxurious Villas You Should Consider in Mykonos Indulging yourself in a trip to the Island of Mykonos this summer is something you’ll never regret. With a population of just over 10,000, you can ensure you’re going to get the relaxing vacation you crave for. However, if you fancy yourself as a bit of a party animal, Mykonos is also a very popular nightlife spot, and Read more