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Homeschooling Adventure

Do you feel like you recently got hired to be the ringmaster of some over produced three-ring circus spectacle? Keeping everyone happy and positively moving forward all day, is such a tremendous job, and you didn’t sign up for it! You are the CEO of your family life, but your job requirements just changed 360 […]

Secrets to Surviving the Homeschool Burden You Have Just Been Handed

What kind of cruel torture is this homeschool thing I’ve just been thrown into?Wait, there are people that choose to do this with their kids daily; like, on purpose? It’s a lot to wrap your head around, I get it.  It isn’t something you asked for. Not only did we ask for this, we also […]

Negativity Breeds Negativity

Negativity breeds negativity. It’s something that we tell the girls almost every morning as they seem to wake up with mild fits of apprehension to each other. The cycle is quite easy to see, one girl is mean to the other, then they bicker about something unimportant because they are mad at each other, then […]

How Did We Get Into RVing?

Perhaps the no. 2 RVing question we always get asked is finally answered.   How, Why, and When are all answered in our latest YouTube Video.  Check it out!   [su_youtube url=”https://youtu.be/EQa_ZpQWhDc” width=”980″ height=”780″ autoplay=”yes”]

Longest 20 Minutes of My Life | An Epipen Experience

Originally Posted August 14th, 2014  View original post and comments here.  Last night we experienced our worst parental fears in the life of an allergy kid.   I guess we knew it would happen eventually, we were just extremely proud of our 3 year track record of defending our little angel from the foods her body considers […]

What’s the tightest campground we’ve ever parked in?

We recently camped at what was one of the tightest campgrounds we’ve ever been in with our 5th wheel.  It’s not that the campground was small, so much as there were TONS of trees and obstacles that our 42ft trailer just didn’t play nice with.  Honestly, most New England campgrounds are similar to this one […]

Riding our Bikes along the Cape Cod Canal Bike Path

As long as you don’t say we are in Sandwich, MA you are fine.  (Jen hates that name for a town) Follow along with us as we get ready for and travel to the bike path along the Cape Cod Canal.  About 20 minutes from the Gateway to Cape Cod RV Resort, the path was […]

Have You Seen Martians? | Carlsbad Caverns National Park

We had to spend a few extra days at Big Bend National Park because there were incredibly high winds in our travel path.  (See the Big Bend Posts Here) When it was safe to leave we decided to go to Carlsbad Caverns National Park. The drive was about 5 hours in total, so we mapped our trip to […]

Our Terrifying First Boondocking Experience | Buckey Hills Arizona

Our first boondocking experience was anything but terrifying, now that we get to look back at it and smile.  In fact, it was a pleasant surprise despite our biggest fears, but we had to claw our way to that feeling of comfort, one cactus at a time.  When we set out to explore the US […]

Win a Free Camera Bag from Our1Chance!

We are giving away a large DSLR camera bag, just for liking some of our pages.  On Facebook, Instagram and YouTube.  Follow the link below to log your chances to win.   Please share the contest with your friends!  Camera Bag Giveaway   [amazon_link asins=’B00CF5OHZ2′ template=’ProductAd’ store=’our1chance-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’95b3ff34-4051-11e8-a3e1-498ecfcb4369′]

What to do in the Rain while Camping

This is an easy post.  What things can you do in the rain while you are camping or RVing.  Well you could play cards, board games, video games… All kinds of great activities.  Since we were just coming off of a few days of rainy weather while staying in Columbus Texas, our favorite activity is […]

Can you believe that Prada would not let us in!

Unbelievable that we drove all that way, down miles and miles of road without cell phone service for what seemed like hours… (wait it was – HOURS) just to arrive at the steps of Prada’s anchor store and be LOCKED OUT!  Don’t they know who we are!?!?! 

RVing in Columbus Texas Version 2.0

The day we drove into Columbus Texas we boondocked in a Walmart parking lot until our reservations began at Colorado River RV.  When we woke up, who would have thought you could witness the most amazing sunrise ever in a Walmart parking lot??   (The water in the foreground is a huge puddle in the parking […]