In honor of Thanksgiving, I figured that I should post something Pilgrim related! This past summer we spent most of our time in New England. While we were there, we decided to go check out Plimoth Plantation. We actually visited the Mayflower II first, and the town of Plymouth, Massachusetts, before heading over to … More Visiting Plimoth Plantation
We have been to a lot of places that I have a backlog of on my “to write about” list. Some even go back a few years. As Thanksgiving approaches, the kids have been doing a lot of reading and learning about the Pilgrims and their journey to America. The beauty of homeschooling (or “Roadschooling,” … More Memories of Jamestown
I started playing with painting jars when I wanted to make some of my candle and salve jars prettier for gifts. It is a simple, inexpensive way to turn a plain old jar into something really special. To start, you will need a few supplies. You will need jars, or any glass container. The neighbor … More Painting Jars With Puffy Paint
Today we celebrated Veteran’s Day by going to a parade in Mesa, Arizona. Since our recent election, earlier this week, people have been going all kinds of crazy. Today, it was beautiful. Thousands of people came out to celebrate those who defend our right to vote, to protest, to speak freely, to be American. And … More Veteran’s Day Parade – Arizona Style
Have you ever seen a motor home or trailer catch on fire? They can burn down in a matter of minutes. It’s a scary thing to watch. Because of that, we have always taught our kids that the minute the smoke alarm goes off, you get out. Take nothing, just get out safely. However, when … More Great Dane Nearly Burns Down RV With GoPro!
One of my favorite things to do while traveling is to find odd roadside attractions. Some of our favorite memories are of these often larger than life oddities. On our way through Colorado this fall, we heard about a Sasquatch Outpost. Of course, we had to stop. We actually drove about an hour out of … More Searching for Sasquatch in Colorado
We moved to another RV park. Again. One of the great things about living the RV lifestyle is being able to pick up and move your home wherever you want, whenever you want. We actually got back to Arizona about 3 weeks ago. However, the park we’ve been staying at for 3 years had a … More We Moved! Again.