Ocean Family Road Trip

A Thousand Trails. We got kicked out of the old folks home.

Day 1. There is no wilderness at Wilderness Lakes RV Resort in Menifee California – nor are there lakes. There are howev

San Onofre Beach

San Onofre beach is a state park an hour and a half south of LA, and next to a military base. It has a world famous surf beach

Thanksgiving in the Desert

We spent thanksgiving weekend camping in the Anza Borrego State Park, inland in Southern California. We camped there with 4 fa

This Wilderness

This Wilderness After a month of camping in the desert, camping in the forest has us on our toes. Sounds make us jump, shadows


Animals. Jan 2, 2016 On the highway from Topeka to Wichita in Kansas there are all these large birds, brown with a puffy white

It’s 2017 and I don’t know.

It’s 2017 and I don’t know. Life on the road is so wonderfully unpredictable, I don’t know where we will spe

Yosemite Notes

Day 1 We are on our way into Yosemite National Park. I just finished a bowl of cereal with mildly off milk. Trump is presiden

Smith Rock

  Dear Friends, I have found the most magnificent place, although you wouldn’t think from its name. Smith Rock Stat

Family Travel Tips for Allie

Allie writes “We will be traveling around Western Europe and the UK and Morrocco in a camper van with our 3 children. We

Fidalgo Island and the Olympic Peninsula

Seattle was exhausting, noisy, dirty, traumatizing for the kids. It was time to get the hell out. We’d been there one da