72 Hours in Hood River – The Ultimate Getaway

Small but mighty, the town of Hood River is idyllically situated along the Columbia River and offers outdoor fun for the entire family. In 2015, Sunset Magazine awarded Hood River as the “Best Adventure Town” and it is easy to see why. Hood River has it all – wine tasting, water sports, mountain biking, hiking … More 72 Hours in Hood River – The Ultimate Getaway

Smith Rock State Park, Misery Ridge Trail – Explore Bend

Misery Ridge Trail at Smith Rock State Park is one of my favorite winter hikes! Smith Rock is located in Terrebonne, Oregon (30 minutes north of Bend) and it is a great spot to enjoy some sunshine along with stunning scenic views. Smith Rock offers a number of outdoor adventures, but today’s post focuses on … More Smith Rock State Park, Misery Ridge Trail – Explore Bend

Explore Utah – Queens Garden + Wall Street Loop Hike, Bryce Canyon National Park

We took a quick trip to Bryce Canyon National Park and searched for a hike that was kid-friendly while offering stunning views. The Queens Garden + Wall Street Loop fit the bill! Breathtaking views unfolded before us around every turn. The trail starts with the Queens Garden as you drop into the canyon. You’ll enjoy … More Explore Utah – Queens Garden + Wall Street Loop Hike, Bryce Canyon National Park

Explore Utah – Top Family Activities in Capitol Reef National Park

This past summer, we took a road trip with the kids and explored all over Utah. We took two days exploring Capitol Reef National Park and had a great time! It is extremely family-friendly and offers a lot of activities that all ages can enjoy. Here are our favorites! Hickman Bridge Beat the heat and … More Explore Utah – Top Family Activities in Capitol Reef National Park

Explore Bend – Crescent Moon Ranch Alpaca Destination

We LOVE Crescent Moon Ranch. It is one of our favorite spots to go as a family. If you love fresh air, scenic views, and ridiculously cute alpacas, then this is the spot for you. Adults and children alike will enjoy their visit to the ranch as they stroll down the grassy lanes and greet … More Explore Bend – Crescent Moon Ranch Alpaca Destination

Top 6 Kid Friendly Activities For a Day In Rocky Mountain National Park

1. Explore the charming Estes Park Nestled right outside of Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park is a gorgeous city with a lot to offer – hiking, biking, rock climbing, horse back riding, and so much more! Wether you are starting your day off with brunch at Claire’s before checking out the local shops or … More Top 6 Kid Friendly Activities For a Day In Rocky Mountain National Park

How to Get the Most Out of Your 2017 [With Less]

Inhale. Exhale. I stood in awe amongst the vastness of white from last night’s storm that had blanketed the towering trees in a powdery snow cover. Not often enough do I truly feel disconnected from the outside world. And that’s when the idea pops into my mind – I could totally see myself living here. Taking things to … More How to Get the Most Out of Your 2017 [With Less]