New Travel Restrictions in PNW

If you were planning on visiting Washington, Oregon, or California for the holidays, get ready to self-quarantine afterwards. Due to the high numbers of COVID 19 cases in recent weeks, especially a whopping one million in California, new west coast interstate restrictions have been released. Working together Washington, Oregon, and California have teamed up toContinue reading “New Travel Restrictions in PNW”

Family “Fun” on the cheap

Always on the look out for inexpensive family friendly fun. While on vacation in Everett, WA we found it at Funko. Headquartered in Everett, WA Funko is a shop like no other. Walking into Funko we didn’t entirely know what to expect. We knew they were a unique toy/collection store, but what does that meanContinue reading “Family “Fun” on the cheap”

Whidbey Island and Fort Casey

Tucked away in the Puget Sound, north of Seattle. Whidbey Island is (in my opinion) a heavenly place with a landscape full of lushes green grass, trees and beaches. Oh and there’s a Fort too! Boarding a ferry from Mukilteo, WA, it was a short ride across the Puget Sound to the Island. As weContinue reading “Whidbey Island and Fort Casey”

A Virtual Trip?

Not comfortable traveling? No extra money to travel? Have a dire need to travel but can’t? Then check out this fun series from the New York Times called, The World Through a Lens that allows you to travel from the comfort of your home. It may not be the same as a fun road tripContinue reading “A Virtual Trip?”

Flying 2020

A few weeks ago the Travel Family took the leap and flew across the state of Washington. The initial thought of flying during a pandemic especially with young children was scary, but as I wrote in my previous post we did our due diligence to ensure we were ready and safe. So what was itContinue reading “Flying 2020”

OUR BIGGEST TRIP YET!

Exciting news, we are less than a week away from taking our biggest trip of 2020! We are going west to visit family, hang out on the beach, and enjoy the beauty of the Olympic National Park. This trip is our yearly escape away and a chance to visit family we often only see onceContinue reading “OUR BIGGEST TRIP YET!”

CAMPING!

It’s not officially Summer for the travel family until our first camping trip. Over the 4th of July weekend we were able to hit the road and begin our camping adventure. And is there really a better way to experience travel while maintaining social distancing than camping? Living in the beautiful Pacific Northwest we areContinue reading “CAMPING!”

Travel Plans

The Travel Family has made the plunge and scheduled our first 2020 travel plans. We don’t have as much as we would like scheduled, but as this year has taught us, slow and steady is the best pace. Below are the planned trips. June; a one day tent camping trip at Pioneer Park in theContinue reading “Travel Plans”