Hiking with Children

Before we had children, my husband and I would often grab our hiking gear and food, hop in the car and go on long weekend hikes.  Usually our hikes would be overnight consisting of around 13 miles round trip. No matter what the weather was we would go out on a hike.  As we beganContinue reading “Hiking with Children”

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 Fun and Relaxing Vacation

I’ll be honest, Everett, Washington was not a place I thought about when looking for a vacation spot. But my husband took the steering wheel on the planning and found this hidden gem. Tucked between the Puget Sound and the Cascade mountains just 30 minutes North of Seattle, Everett has everything you need for aContinue reading “A Fun and Relaxing Vacation”

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 Pros and Cons

After our first flight this year, we took notes of what the Travel Family considered pros and cons of flying in 2020. Please note, this list is based on our flight from Spokane International Airport to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Our flight was on Alaska Airlines and was only an hour long flight one way. BelowContinue reading “Flying 2020 Pros and Cons”