Apple 🍎 Hill – Boa Vista Orchards – Placerville, California

My sister came to visit this past weekend and we decided to take a day trip to Apple Hill today. My favorite stop was Boa Vista Orchards. If you are ever in the area I highly recommend stopping by to try the apple cider sugar donuts! I hope you enjoy the photos of our excursion. … Continue reading Apple 🍎 Hill – Boa Vista Orchards – Placerville, California

Dutchman Flat Sno-Park ⛄️ – Mt. Bachelor, Oregon

When Wanoga Sno-Park ❄️ - Bend, Oregon didn't have enough snow to sled on Monday afternoon we headed further on up to Mt. Bachelor. Dutchman Flat Sno-Park is for snowmobiles and cross-country skiing, it is not designed for sledding but we had a marvelous time just the same!  Something about playing in the snow just … Continue reading Dutchman Flat Sno-Park ⛄️ – Mt. Bachelor, Oregon

Old Mill District – Bend, Oregon – Looks Like Autumn 🍂

Walking around the Old Mill District in Bend, Oregon we were fascinated by the prints left by wet leaves on the sidewalk. Here are photos of the walking path along the banks of the Deschutes River. We even found a few leaf piles to toss around after dinner. Thank you for following us! Happy Autumn … Continue reading Old Mill District – Bend, Oregon – Looks Like Autumn 🍂

The Brown Owl 🦉- Bend, Oregon

This was a quirky restaurant. It was more like a food truck outside a pub. We had to ask if we could take the kids inside because by looking at it from the outside we weren't sure that we could! S and B figured this tree was at least 70-years-old when it was cut down. … Continue reading The Brown Owl 🦉- Bend, Oregon

Miyagi Ramen 🍜 – Bend, Oregon

We visited Miyagi Ramen in Bend Oregon for lunch on two different days during our visit. The kiddos got free ninja headbands with a symbol that means "certain victory". To start, we ordered these Japanese buns with tempura mushrooms and plum and sriracha sauces on the side. We all got super-delicious ramen. I don't think … Continue reading Miyagi Ramen 🍜 – Bend, Oregon

TJ Farms Estates 🎃 – Chico, California

We had a great time meeting up with friends at the pumpkin patch this week. TJ Farm was super-chill and low-key on Monday afternoon.  It was so relaxing to soak up the sun, enjoy good conversation, and delight in the pumpkin harvest at the farm.  We hope you enjoy the photos.  I snapped this picture … Continue reading TJ Farms Estates 🎃 – Chico, California

Fall Salmon Run 🐟 – Feather River – Oroville, California

Each autumn the salmon return to the very place that they were born to lay their eggs. We have visited the salmon ladders in Oroville, California for the past 7 years (since K was born). We went last year just before the Camp Fire struck, and we were so happy to see the salmon this … Continue reading Fall Salmon Run 🐟 – Feather River – Oroville, California

Playzeum – Yuba City, California

On Friday (9/27/19), we met up with friends at Playzeum in Yuba City, California. There was so much to play with here. It was like every cool pretend play idea you've ever seen on Pinterest all in one spot. A theater. A pretend grocery store & farmer's market. Behind the faux produce is the pretend … Continue reading Playzeum – Yuba City, California

Pit Stop

In a strange twist of fate, we headed back to California. This is something that we never would have predicted ten months ago, or even 10 weeks ago! The past 9 and a half months on the road, traveling around the Western USA, have been amazing! We are so blessed to have been able to … Continue reading Pit Stop

Iron Horse 🚂 RV Resort – Elko, Nevada

We drove from Salt Lake City Utah to Elko Nevada on Friday (9/20/19). We passed the great salt flats pictured below. In the photo below, the salt looks like snow! This was a first for us, we pulled into the Iron Horse RV Resort with no reservation. Luckily, it worked out great and they had … Continue reading Iron Horse 🚂 RV Resort – Elko, Nevada