As a general rule we don’t do crowds. We are the last family you will ever see at the *insert any holiday here* celebration that the City is putting on. They are too busy and you have to pay for every little activity you, or your kids, want to participate in for 30 seconds. By… Read More An amusement park that kids (and parents) will love
As a huge country music fan I am just awaiting the day when I get to visit Nashville, I seriously can’t wait. One of my mom blog friends from Nashville has graciously provided us with the local’s guide to Nashville and I’m so grateful. Megan Whitaker is a former Registered Nurse turned hippie mom and… Read More A Native Mom’s Nashville Travel Guide
So you’ve started a blog, or you’re thinking of starting a blog, and you want it to bring in some level of income. Maybe you’ve read hundreds of articles on how to do this or do that, and they all seem to be conflicting of each other. I am about to share with you the… Read More The #1 resource you need to make money from your blog
This summer we haven’t had the opportunity to take much vacation time so we decided we needed to do more day trips. Today was our first big day trip and after reaching our destination, which was about an hour long drive, it only took my husband about 30 minutes to say he was in holiday… Read More Spectacular day trip to Deception Pass
If you’ve been to Maui you know there are many great snorkel spots. You’ve probably seen the beautiful array of colorful fish among the reefs and maybe even a sea turtle. When we visited Maui I had never been snorkeling before. I couldn’t believe how amazing it was to see the reefs with all the… Read More Incredible Snorkeling in Maui
The hottest toy right now is not even a toy. It’s a tool designed for kids that struggle to concentrate during school, church, story time, any place where they should be focusing. Fidget spinners have become the must-have toy for kids everywhere. My boys have been wanting to make a fidget spinner video for a… Read More The HOTTEST toy this year!
There is no better way to start your day than with a smoothie full of delicious and nutritious ingredients, well… maybe a coffee first. I love putting spinach in my smoothies but as soon as my kids see it’s green they won’t touch it. They both like spinach but I guess they view the smoothie… Read More Delicious Tropical Smoothie – Only Three Ingredients!
We were on the hunt for a good surfing spot, after moving too far from Tofino we had left our surfing hobby behind and I know my husband was really missing it. He loves the ocean, his only requirement when we had to move to be closer to my work, was that we needed to… Read More Looking for a semi-local surf spot?!
Costa Rica is a beautiful country. I would travel there again in a heartbeat. We actually met many North American people who own real estate there and go back every year. When travelling anywhere it’s always good to read a few a “know before you go” lists. Costa Rica is still a third-world country and… Read More Things to know before you go to Costa Rica
Driving to the Arenal area was long…way longer than we anticipated on google maps. We hit traffic, we hit fog, dense dense fog where you couldn’t see 4 feet in front of your car, we were stuck behind a pineapple truck, an orange truck, an accident occurred that was blocking the way, you name it… Read More Costa Rica Series #4 – Lake Arenal