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Eastern Sierra’s- Tahoe, Mono and June Lakes

After departing Crater Lake, and stopping for supplies in Klamath Falls, we continued south to Carson City (near Reno). This is the same route I took exactly 5 years prior, making a pit-stop in Reno to visit my niece Madeline, who was in school … [Read more...]

🎵🎶 On The Road Again 🎵🎵🎶- South through Central Oregon

At the moment we’re sitting in Kanab Utah, which is central to a lot of very cool places, but I’ll have to get back to those since I have a bit of catching up to do here. This one post was a bit hard to begin, mostly because we’ve … [Read more...]

A day in the life of a little adventurer….

Everyday is an adventure.    I believe as humans that we are wired to learn, discover and explore.  Adventure without a doubt feeds my soul and for me as a parent it’s so important to share that with my children. If you’re a dreamer, like my … [Read more...]

Outdoor Family Gift Guides 2018

Here it is! The big hurrah gift guide of the season….and a little preview into our upcoming 12 Days of Gear Giveaways! Thank you so much for checking it out and especially clicking through items you love to purchase. Those affiliate links … [Read more...]

The Best Kinds of Fireworks: Your Guide to Hosting an Explosive Party

You’re hosting a get-together for Bonfire Night, or you’re thinking of throwing a New Year’s Eve party. Whatever big event you have planned, there’s one question you need to know the answer to: what are the best kinds of fireworks you can let off to … [Read more...]

TOBE Outwear for Kids Who Are Tough on Gear

Over the past few years we have used and loved TOBE‘s (pronounced Too-bee) gear for kids. The brand is focused primarily on providing high quality gear for adults AND kids that allow them to stay comfortable all day long in various conditions. … [Read more...]

LittleBig Bike Review

Hi! We are the Johnsons and our family of 3 girls was given the opportunity to test a Sparkle Pink LittleBig Bike . If you have not heard of LittleBig Bike and are undecided about whether to buy a balance bike, pedal bike or both then check out what … [Read more...]

Sailing Into Summers End

On the morning of September 12th, we pulled up anchor and headed west across Malispina Strait.  At this point we were down to the last ten days of our summer voyage, and hoped to make the most of our time. During our “summer at sea” we … [Read more...]

Outdoor Camping is Life Lived Well

Do you ever wake up and decide that you and your family need to experience the outdoor wilderness? Immediately, you begin to search for some pretty cool uncharted territory. Something not too dangerous, but challenging enough to test everyone’s … [Read more...]

Kelty Journey PerfectFIT Elite Gear Review

Let me start this review by saying that if you asked either me or my two-year-old what is our favorite way to hike, we would both undoubtedly choose to hike with this Kelty Journey PerfectFit Elite carrier. My son because it is a major upgrade in … [Read more...]