Mountain Home RV Resort, Idaho

Happy Father's Day! E took the sunrise photo. I'm so blessed to have such a hard-working husband who gets up early to work while I stay in bed snuggling with my kiddos! I'm such a lucky mama! Poor E, he is spending his Father's Day driving to our next destination. Plus, the poor man's been … Continue reading Mountain Home RV Resort, Idaho

RV Living Quarterly Report (June 2019) – Six Month Stats, Q&A, and Traveling Insights

We officially began living in our RV on December 14, 2018. It's our 6 month Winnebago anniversary today! That's right, any excuse for a cupcake! I do realize that I didn't write a quarterly report in March, (which would have been our 3 month Winnebago anniversary). I just hadn't felt up to blogging quite yet … Continue reading RV Living Quarterly Report (June 2019) – Six Month Stats, Q&A, and Traveling Insights

The 10 Best RV Toys for Kids

Our family of 5 has been living full-time, in our 35-ft Winnebago for about 6 months. Our kiddos are ages 5, 6 and 9. In no particular order, here are 10 of our favorite toys. 1. Legos/Lego Technic/Lego Friends - each kiddo has a small clear storage bin from Costco for their Lego collection. They … Continue reading The 10 Best RV Toys for Kids

17 Essential Items for Living in Your RV

Our family of 5 has been living full-time in our 35-foot Winnebago for about 6 months. These are our top 17 essential RV items. Most of the items listed, either smell good, save space or make cooking/cleaning/laundry easier. This is a list of interior items for homemaking, cleaning and organizing. This list does not include … Continue reading 17 Essential Items for Living in Your RV

Discovery Center of Idaho – Boise

We had the pleasure of meeting some of E's family for dinner last week and they gave us a glowing recommendation of the Discovery Center of Idaho in Boise. The kiddos were extremely interested in their current special exhibit, "Bricks". We ❤️ Legos. Legos are one of the very best toys for kiddos living in … Continue reading Discovery Center of Idaho – Boise

Bruneau Dunes State Park, Idaho

Sunny skies and cooler temps made perfect weather for a day trip to Bruneau Dunes State Park (pronounced "Bruno"). Located in southern Idaho, this state park boasts North America's highest single-structured sand dune (about 470 feet high). This visit was E's belated birthday activity and we rented a sand-board to try out a new sport. … Continue reading Bruneau Dunes State Park, Idaho

Thousand Springs State Park, Idaho

Finally, we're having a sunny weekend with no storms looming in the distance. We were able to check out Thousand Springs State Park near Hagerman, Idaho. This state park is made up of 5 units. We managed to visit 4 out of 5 on our waterfall hunt yesterday. The adventure was mostly driving, with very … Continue reading Thousand Springs State Park, Idaho

Idaho Botanical Gardens – Boise, Idaho

We took advantage of clear skies towards Boise and visited the Idaho Botanical Garden. It is located right next to the Old Idaho Penitentiary which made for some interesting juxtaposition. (btw, I'm so excited that I just used the word juxtaposition in my blog!!) The gardens were divided into themed sections. We visited in slightly … Continue reading Idaho Botanical Gardens – Boise, Idaho

Boise, Idaho

The weather in ID has been pretty erratic. There's been warm sun, cold rain, lightning and high wind just this week! Sometimes the weather changes quite suddenly. The kids and I had quite an adventure picking up E in the middle of a bike ride during a thunder storm. I'll tell you that story later... … Continue reading Boise, Idaho

Bend, Oregon – Spring Visit

On our first visit to Bend, we had an eye exam scheduled for S at Elemental Eyecare. I mentioned in a previous post, that making medical appointments is difficult when we are living a nomadic lifestyle (see How you doin’? - After 4 Months of RV Living). I called several eye doctors in Bend, and … Continue reading Bend, Oregon – Spring Visit