As much as I love going on adventures, sometimes you are stuck in the house or need something to do around the campfire. With small […read more]
Most of the trails my family hiked with little ones were free from bears. They were raised in the desert and the biggest threats were […read more]
Johnston Ridge Observatory is located approximately 70 miles north of Portland, OR. It is found within the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. This monument was set […read more]
5 tips to make your tent camping adventures with kids a lot easier!
If the boy scouts are promoting it, you know it’s good! I love me some lists. Checklists, to-do lists, things-I’ve-already-done-so-I-can-cross-it-off-lists — ALL OF THEM! I […read more]
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Let’s be honest: outdoor adventures with the family aren’t always perfect. (I hope I didn’t break a fantasy for you there.) In fact, if I’m […read more]
Pine Valley Utah is a short 40+ minute drive from St. George and a complete change of scenery from our typical desert and red rock […read more]
If you’re like me, roasting hot dogs for dinner gets real old at the camp site. Don’t get me wrong, it is the end-all for […read more]
When I first moved to the desert, flash flood danger was new to me. The first time I heard the warning blare through the car […read more]