We have stayed in a lot of different types of campgrounds but usually do so in our little teardrop. We were recently given the opportunity to stay in a yurt, which we have never done before and thought we should try it out. We packed up and drove the 3.5 hours from Portland to just south of… More Campground Review: Bend-Sunriver RV Campground (Bend, OR)
4.5 out of 5 Stars I am currently waiting not so patiently for the latest installment of the Flavia de Luce… More Book Series Review: Flavia de Luce by Alan Bradley
During a recent mother/son camping trip to Joseph, I was trying to do things we hadn’t done before. I had seen the Wallowa Lake Tramway before and hadn’t thought much about it figuring we ride these enough and it wouldn’t be worth the money. This year I decided it was time to give it a… More Activity: Wallowa Lake Tramway (Joseph, OR)
4 out of 5 Stars I will admit I am a Harry Potter fan. I am one of those adults who bought every book as soon as they came out. I loved reading his story, despite feeling a little bit too old. I am currently re-reading the series with my son. He is almost 9… More Book Review: Harry Potter and The Cursed Child (by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany & Jack Thorne)
I know what you are thinking right now. “Pedicures? Seriously? How is this a tip & trick for camping?” Yes. I am serious! This is a tip, although maybe not so much a trick. I am not sure if your kids are as dirty as mine, but after a good amount of camping time, I… More Tip & Trick: Pedicures!
5 out of 5 Stars Our library system, like many others across the nation, runs a reading program for kids and adults over the summer. We were a little late signing up this year, but as soon as we got back from our boat trip, we headed up to the library to sign up. While… More Book Review: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
As we are off adventuring with family from across the pond today, I thought I would re-post one of my favorite blogs about hiking with kids. Every time I post to Instagram about hiking with kids, it shocks me that there are more pictures of people hiking with their dogs than their kids! What? We… More Repost: 10 Tips for Hiking with Kids!