An Oasis in the Desert

We’re always on the lookout for fun things to do as a family. While staying in SoCal, Dawn found that the San Andreas fault runs through Thousand Palms, creating a desert oasis complete with hiking trails. We took a day trip to see it for ourselves. We got there and asked the kids for their…

Hiking to Devil’s Kitchen

We’re staying in the mountains in Northern California, and when we checked out the fun things to do nearby, we realized we’re near a place called Lassen Volcanic National Park. The name alone was very intriguing to us – I mean, anything with volcanoes sounds interesting! – so we decided to go see what there…