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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

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1st meal in the RV

Our 5th wheel is parked on Tim's parents property for now. It's packed and organized and ready to go (we are SO ready to go). A few nights ago, we used the … [Read More...]

Recent Highlights

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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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10 Tips for Doing Disneyland on a Budget

Disneyland is a truly magical vacation destination for people of all ages. It's remarkably clean, beautifully decorated, and masterfully designed. Every time we visit, I am in awe of the upbeat culture - the pristine uniforms, the smiling cast members, and the … [Read More...]