Living Desert Zoo

We recently spent three weeks in Palm Desert, CA. While we were there, we found a great place to visit with the kids for a field trip: The Living Desert Zoo. Living Desert Zoo was just a twenty-minute drive from our RV park, Thousand Trails Palm Springs RV Resort. As soon as we got there,…

Beach Fail?

We were all SO excited for our first So-Cal beach experience! There were so many beaches within driving distance of our base in Soledad Canyon that we weren’t really sure where to go. After some research, we settled on San Buenaventura State Beach due to how close it was and due to the weather forecast…

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…

Hiking the Chief

After our trip to see Brandywine Falls, we stopped back at our Air BnB to eat dinner and to drop off the girls. Then, Connor and I decided to go see Shannon Falls and to hike prominent mountain in Squamish – the Stawamus Chief. It was a 15-minute drive to the parking lot near the…

The Hubbard Glacier

The next highlight of our cruise was the Hubbard Glacier. Dawn and I had been on a similar cruise where we saw it years ago. We recalled icy wind, bitter-cold temperatures, and not getting very close to the glacier. It was SO funny because we got everyone bundled up only to go outside and feel…