Urban Scavenger Hunt

Have you ever done a photo scavenger hunt? This year for Leigthon’s Birthday that is exactly what we did.

Portable Ice Maker Fix Repair (Igloo Frigidair Euhomy Dometic)

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Have you noticed your countertop ice machine is making smaller and smaller cubes less frequently?Well, that’s because it can’t breathe, it’s overheating and it has no idea how much water to put in the tray. This technique works on all kinds of ice makers but the screws are different in each of them.  I’ve done […]

5 Free or Low Cost things to do in the Orlando Area

These are our five favorite activities to do in the Orlando area that don’t cost a lot of money.  Some of these Disney World / Universal Studios alternatives are actually free to do and great ways to follow the experiences over things mantra! First up is kayaking Kelly Rock Springs at the Kings Landing Drop-in.  […]

You Are Just a Parent. No Need to Beat Yourself Up.

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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”]

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 […]

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 […]

Alligators 3 Feet Away, Shark Valley Everglades NPS

Shark Valley Trail

When we initially charted our course through Florida, Miami was not on our list of places to visit.  Our primary reason for skipping Miami was their ridiculous breed ban legislation that would make Cole an outlaw.  Secondly, we just weren’t that into visiting the Everglades as a National Park destination.  We did have some work to […]

Did you see it? Supermoon BloodMoon Photos by Jerome Braga

Here are some of the photos I snapped during the last eclipse and Supermoon.  The Tycho crater is the coolest feature, which by the way; Shayla named the “belly button”  (And Yes my telescope inverts the moon upside down etc) 

Our first Live Q&A is Online

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Some of the food allergy questions we answer on our first ever Q&A Live video are: Lisa asks. Where do you find your recipes? Lauren emailed us this question. When did you first learn that Shayla had allergies? Phil asks. Will she outgrow her allergies?! Sheila sent us a question via our website. What does […]