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The Complete Guide to Amish Country Ohio

Ohio’s Amish Country is located in the Northeast rolling hills of Ohio in Holmes County. The area spreads over several counties and is the largest Amish settlement in the world. The area has grown in popularity over the last few decades due to the beautiful farms and landscape, Amish goods, Amish restaurants, cheese, back road […]

Visiting Crater Lake National Park with Kids

Crater Lake National Park is a beautiful combination of the bluest water you’ve ever seen, views that go on forever and deep green trees. With miles of road and endless things to do, Crater Lake is a fun destination for all things hiking, biking, skiing, swimming, snowshoeing, site seeing and more. When we visited Crater […]

Visiting Arches National Park with Kids

Arches National Park is 77k square miles filled with over 2200 deep red arches and other formations that will make your kids WANT to jump out of the car and go check them out. There’s nothing quite like it anywhere else on earth. First things first, this park is huge and does not have anywhere […]

Best Gifts for National Park Lovers

National Parks are our jam. Every trip we take, we try to find a way to scratch off another NP along the way. With that in mind, we wanted to round up some National Park gifts we’d love as well as those others who love NPs would love to receive. For us, the memory of […]

7 Tips That Will Make Visiting Yellowstone National Park With Kids More Memorable

I am going to lay it all out for you in this blog post. Yellowstone is absolutely mind-blowing and is a definite MUST-SEE. BUT, there are a few things to consider when you’re heading to the park. You cannot see all of Yellowstone National Park in a single day. You’ll spend a lot of time […]

Our Road Trip From CA to Yellowstone National Park

I am currently writing this journal from a campground somewhere in West Yellowstone. The campground is nestled in the woods near Madison Arm with views of the Tetons and various other snow-covered mountain tops. Looking it up on Google Maps led us to believe we are seeing The Crags, the North White Peak and the […]

The Non-Toxic Bug Repellent We’re Loving Right Now

It’s that time of the year – the bugs are coming for your soft-skinned wee bebe in full-force. This year we got a jump on repellents and picked up a few Citronella Mosquito Plants from Lowe’s before they were gone. They work wonders for keeping bugs off of our patio, but when we’re out playing […]

Keeping Kids Entertained During Travel Days without Electronics

We’ve been across the country three times with four kids. All three times we were kind of in a hurry. The first time we only took 10 days to get from California to New Hampshire, the second time we took 14 days to get from New Hampshire back to California and the latest time we […]

California Bucket List

We moved to California in 2013 for my husbands job. Before moving there, we hadn’t really traveled much except for the occasional long weekend. It was California that gave us the travel bug – something I would have never expected. I was and still am obsessed with photography and it was through traveling in CA […]

Calaveras Big Trees in Northern California

We stopped at Calaveras Big Trees in Northern California on our way to Lake Tahoe way back in 2014. We stopped again in 2019, after we’d been across the country twice and added another kiddo to the clan. When the westward expansion was well underway, the Big Trees at Calaveras were a sight to behold. […]