Walk Around the Block – Scavenger Hunt #2

If you missed our first kid-designed, city walk, scavenger hunt you can find it below. Walk Around the Block - Scavenger Hunt Here is the scavenger hunt designed by my 7-year-old daughter: Car towing a boat Fountain Tesla Stroller Bike Bird Chimney with smoke ✔️ How many of these items can you spot on your … Continue reading Walk Around the Block – Scavenger Hunt #2

Walk Around the Block – Scavenger Hunt

We have been enjoying our recent walks around the subdivision where our rental house is located. The kids each made up their own scavenger hunts to share with you. This one is by my 5-year-old son. JeepBasketball hoopDaisyWhite dandelionYellow dandelion Mailboxes BoatRed rock ✔️ How many of these things can you find on your next … Continue reading Walk Around the Block – Scavenger Hunt

Tips for Hiking with Kids and Friends

With social distancing being the norm for now, hiking can be a great activity for many of us. For a great list of possible activities check out this awesome article Social Distancing Doesn’t Have to Doom Your Weekends.. Let’s be frank, shall we? Hiking with little ones can be, how shall we say, tricky!?! Our … Continue reading Tips for Hiking with Kids and Friends

Home Church with Kids Ideas

With churches across the country canceling services, we decided to put together a little list of resources in case you want to do church at home with us! Opening Prayer: The Lord's Prayer - "Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in … Continue reading Home Church with Kids Ideas

Lower Yosemite Falls – Yosemite National Park – California

Our recent trip to Yosemite was very special because we were able to meet up with some fellow displaced Camp Fire survivors. It was so wonderful to see our friends again! We had a wonderful time with them on a hike to Lower Yosemite falls and talked non-stop the entire afternoon. We still miss our … Continue reading Lower Yosemite Falls – Yosemite National Park – California

Yosemite National Park – California

We decided to take two mini vacations in February to test out the RV. After a great weekend at Olema Campground to check out Point Reyes National Seashore (2/7/20-2/10/20) we took a week off and then headed to Yosemite Lakes RV Resort to check out Yosemite National Park (2/21/20-2/24/20). We had a wonderful time on … Continue reading Yosemite National Park – California

4-Day Weekend RV Menu

Menu planning is a skill that I occasionally work on and I'm certainly not adept at. My husband often requests that we have a better idea of what we're having for dinner. I've read that meal planning can be very helpful. There have been seasons where I made a much better effort at doing it. … Continue reading 4-Day Weekend RV Menu

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday

I’m pretty sure that when the advertisement says “happy cows come from California”, they are referring to these cows grazing on ocean front pastures at Point Reyes National Seashore.

Olema Campground – Olema, California

Olema Campground in conveniently located near Point Reyes National Seashore. Though the campground offers full hook-ups we ended up with a site that did not have sewer hook-up. Nevertheless, we used the RV showers, toilets, and the campground dump station. The setting of the campground was beautiful. We enjoyed just being in nature surrounded by … Continue reading Olema Campground – Olema, California

Palace Market – Point Reyes Station, California

We stopped at this market in Point Reyes station because we ran out of chocolate for s’mores. We left with artisan chocolate, fresh local cheese, and French net market totes. Cheese from happy California cows French net market bags My mom had a bag like this when I was a kid. She must’ve bought it … Continue reading Palace Market – Point Reyes Station, California