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]
Seniors, those 62 years or older, can purchase a lifetime Senior Park Pass to all national parks for the cheap price of $10. That is […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]
Don’t let the rain keep you from having fun! Maybe it’s the pacific northwest blood running through me, but I LOVE the rain. My love […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]
Leaving for an extended period of time comes with packing, plans, packing, more planning and more packing. Sometimes we are so consumed with prepping our […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]
This summer our family of 6 will load up our minivan and embark on a 7 day tent camping adventure in the pacific northwest. I […read more]