Birthdays on the road!

Celebrating Melia and Cannon’s 5th Birthday in Florida! This is the first of our birthdays on the road. I was nervous about how the kids would react. Back home we always had big birthday parties with 25 plus kids and that is what the kids were used to. Leading up to their Birthday we talked …

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Reconnecting and Quality Time with the Kids

Parenting is supposed to be hard. I truly believe this and I am OK with that. We don’t want our kids to fit into these perfect little boxes that most of society thinks they should fit into. We want them to be who they are! Does this make life challenging – YES! Every single day …

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Venice, FL and Thousand Trails Orlando

We were so sad about leaving the Florida Keys!! Honestly we did not think we were going to like it as much as we did! The next place we were headed was Venice, FL. We went here since it was close to my grandparents condo and my parents would be staying there. We pulled into …

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Florida Keys – Beach, Pool, Ocean, Snorkeling!

The Florida Keys – YES!! When we were looking for places to go in January we knew we wanted something warm. After being in the Polar Vortex last January we told ourselves that this January we wanted sun and warmth! In September I was looking up Florida State Parks (since those can be the least …

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Beach RVing in Florida!

Camp Gulf by Destin, Florida! It was awesome!! Coming in December the weather can be cool – but we got really lucky and it was beautiful! At Bass Pro Shop they had a Christmas wonderland and I told myself we would save it for a rainy day. Guess what it NEVER rained – so we …

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Falls Creek State Park and Indianapolis

The last leg of our Tennessee trip had us going to Falls Creek State Park. I had heard great things about it but during my research I saw it was in the middle of nowhere! I mean nowhere!! I figured since we had been to 2 busy cities (Gatlinburg and Chattanooga) we could use the …

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Family Fun in Gatlinburg, TN

Our first stop on our Tennessee tour was Gatlinburg. We had been told it was like Wisconsin Dells and that was true – but having the Smokey Mountains there made it well worth the trip and there was lots of Family Fun in Gatlinburg! From hiking and sight-seeing to being able to go into town to great …

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First Full Week as a Full-time Traveling Family!

We finished our first week of full-time traveling! It was quite an experience! I’ll start at the beginning: We planned on leaving Friday night right after Craig was done with work – but by the time we got everything situated it was 8pm and Craig was working on hooking up our car to tow for the …

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Next phase of our Adventure!

We have reached the next step of our adventure! It feels so surreal! It has been 6 months since we moved out of our house. Our first stop was Jellystone RV resort for about 5 months (check it out here) and then we have been to Bong State Park in Kenosha, Wisconsin and then Illinois …

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5 months and moving on

So we are coming up on 5 months of being a Full Time RV family! It is crazy! Living in our house feels like a lifetime ago but then again it does not feel like we have been living at Jellystone for 5 months! We have learned so much as individuals and as a family. …

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