Tag Archives: Food

Playing in Portland

Brothers Salt and Straw Ice Cream OR

When we got to Portland I posted on Facebook asking for advice on things to do. Almost every reply involved food! So we headed to downtown in search of the food trucks. But first we had to stop at Powell’s. … Continue reading

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Experiencing Island Life on Orcas Island

Friends Orcas Island WA

I’ve always wondered what it would be like to raise a family on an island with lots fresh fish, play dates at the beach, and calypso music. Since I don’t think we will be moving to an island anytime soon, … Continue reading

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Hiking in North Cascades National Park

Sunlight North Cascades NP WA

While we are searching for a new RV and before we get busy taking on next year’s adventures, I’m going to finish catching up on our travels from over the summer. July was a perfect month to spend in Washington. … Continue reading

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Savannah, GA

Savannah GA

Savannah is a beautiful name. It’s a perfect name for one of the prettiest towns we’ve stepped foot in and stepped foot we did. Self-guided tours seem to be the best option for our family. It gives us the freedom to … Continue reading

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The Florida Keys: We love you Bahai Honda State Park

Bahai Honda State Park Campground

Road tripping is in my blood. Some of my favorites childhood memories are roadtrips with my family. One particularly memorable experience was when our family vacation to Gulf Shores, Alabama suddenly, due to an unfavorable weather forecast, took a detour … Continue reading

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New Memories in New Orleans, Louisiana

Garden District Beauty NOLA

They say a picture is worth a thousand words and after four marvelous days in New Orleans I could write thousands and thousands of words. I could write… About the artists, musicians, and street performers like the funny robot man … Continue reading

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Days 36 – 40: Austin

Austin Skyline Thing 2

Austin feels like home. Brent works the days away. The boys are leaving dishes in the sink. Meow Cow is owning the bed. The dogs are leaving paw marks on the the back door. I’m yelling at my kids in … Continue reading

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Day 33 : A Not So Black Friday

Thing 2 B-day 1

Breakfast tacos with my best friend and our families. Cowboy hats? Getting candy exploring the funky shops on South Congress Avenue in Austin? Celebrating the coolest 9 year old’s birthday party with TRICK CANDLES? Yes, please. Give me tacos, friends, … Continue reading

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Day 6: Santa Maria Style BBQ

Santa Maria BBQ

Today, I wanted to try Santa Maria style BBQ right off the streets of Santa Maria. I have a thing for street food.  So Brent and I headed out for one last “date” (clearly I’m a cheap date) while we … Continue reading

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