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Waterfalls at Tahquamenon Falls!

I could not wait to visit the waterfalls at Tahquamenon Falls!! There is something about waterfalls that intrigues me. I always thought it would be awesome to swim in a crystal clear pool of water with a waterfall behind you – that you could swim under and behind. I never […]

Sleeping Bear Dunes in Michigan
Michigan, National Parks

Sleeping Bear Dunes in Michigan

Climbing up and Running down Sleeping Bear Dunes! If you are going to be going to Michigan you need to see the Sleeping Bear Dunes. They are amazing! Granted we only made it up the first 2 hills but I can only imagine what the rest of it looked like! […]

Boondocking at Walmart
Full Time Travel, Michigan

Boondocking at Walmart

We left for Michigan on a Friday – after Craig got home from work. We planned on boondocking at a Walmart for Friday night. No Walmart is not a brushy area – but you get the idea! It actually works out really great! Almost all Walmart’s offer this service and all […]

Looking for frogs  with friends!
Unschooling Adventure

Unschooling – Socialization

Socialization . . . where to begin 🙂 Yes we were concerned when we first started talking about homeschooling and now were not. One of our main reasons for homeschooling is that our families relationship and time together was more important than anything else. We socialize all day long with each […]

All ready to go!

Michigan – here we come!

This is our first week long trip with our class A RV (and without a house). We took a weekend trip a few weeks ago and it helped prepare us :)! We took the week preparing our bikes to go on the back of the RV. We originally planned on […]

Our Adventure, Unschooling Adventure

Why Unschooling

My Mom was actually the first person who mentioned homeschooling. She shared a lot of great research with us and we started to look more into it and to do our own research. When we came across Unschooling (My Mom had shared one of Dayna Martin’s books with us) we […]


Milwaukee air show – no go

We tried to go to the Milwaukee air show with the kids today. On the way there it kept getting foggier and foggier. By the time we got to the Lake you couldn’t even see 20 feet out over the water . . . We drove by all of the […]

Family Travel, Our Adventure


  Why are we doing this? It really comes down to one thing. We want to spend as much time as possible as a family! Don’t get me wrong we loved living in our house and when we built it we thought we would never leave. We bought LOTS of […]

Jellystone, Our Adventure

Yogi Bear Dance party!

Today my parents came out to visit and we went to Yogi’s Dance Party and we had one of those moments when I looked around and thought this is Great! It is like an emotion that takes over and just makes you feel so happy and appreciative for everything you have! […]