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Travel With Kids

Travel With Kids Salem

Travel With Kids: Salem

Located approximately one hour south of Portland along I-5, Salem is the capitol of Oregon and home to approximately 150,000 people. Compared to her sister city up north, Salem is a small town with a far less urban climate. Even so, it has a distinctly Oregon vibe - with a bounty of green trees and a laid-back lifestyle that is pervasive in the Pacific NW. For our one night … [Read More...]

Road Trips

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4 Road Trip Tips

It took us 6 hours flat to get from our house to Albuquerque, New Mexico. We only stopped once, a quick bathroom break alongside the road. Everyone was happy the … [Read More...]

RV Travel

Recent Highlights

Streetcar Style

What I’ve Been Wearing: End-of-Summer Style

Well-known Blogger Tsh Oxenreider recently summed up my fashion philosophy - "...dress simply, dress repeatedly, and dress in what you like best." I prefer a few quality pieces to a closet full of trends that may or may not match up with my lifestyle, … [Read More...]

Disney Vacations

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Surrounded by Magic

Tomorrow morning... Wait. Scratch that. THIS morning (I have.to.go.to.sleep), we are heading out to Disneyland. I could write that we're leaving the mundane and heading for the magical (because that sounds really poetic). But that would be a … [Read More...]

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Disneyland with a baby and preschooler : Part II

We flew home from Awesome Anaheim to Amazing Arizona last night. Both girls were content and smiley on the flight. As one elderly woman said at the end, "I didn't hear a peep from either of them." The trip to Los Angeles was so doable, in fact, that I … [Read More...]