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 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”

Planning a last minute trip

I hate last minute trip planning. I’m a planner who likes to have time to plan all the details of a trip and often will plan months in advance, especially over a holiday weekend. My husband on the other hand will wait until the last minute. This irks me like no other. I’ll be honest,Continue reading “Planning a last minute 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”

Making the best of a bad situation

We may have had to cancel our first camping trip of 2020, but that didn’t stop us from having some outdoor family fun. Instead of camping in the wilderness, we decided to enjoy an adventure in our hometown; Spokane, Washington. An urban recreational haven, Spokane Washington is full of beautiful trees, water, and hiking trails.Continue reading “Making the best of a bad situation”