Tag: life on the road

Scotts Bluff National Monument – Walking on the Oregon Trail: 7/19

After we left North Dakota, we made our way toward Denver. We stopped and stayed in Scottsbluff, NE for several days. We were pleasantly surprised by this quaint little town. It was quite lovely with much to do. We camped at a campground right on the river. There is a zoo and awesome playground

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Death Valley National Park : Not a Valley of Death at all – 11/18

Our visit to Death Valley National Park was our second attempt. Our first one was spoiled by a stomach bug that struck over Mother’s Day. I was the only mother in the laundromat on that Sunday doing puke-soiled bedding! LOL We stayed in Pahrump, NV for about a week over Halloween. We trick-or-treated at

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Craters of the Moon National Monument: An Alien Landscape – 9/18

I had heard of Craters of the Moon numerous times since we’d been on the road. It was also listed as one of the top national monuments, along with White Sands, to visit. I realized as we were passing through Idaho that this amazing monument was in this state!! I knew we had to

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Yosemite National Park: 2018 – Part 2

It was nothing short of surreal to take my kids to this amazing place just before Memorial Day last year. It has changed quite a bit. Stuff has been renamed and the crowds are absolutely ridiculous in the valley. We got in super early one morning to do the stuff in the Valley, so

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Figuring out the "new normal" of working from home while kids are also there doing school?

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The Busy-O-Meter is a FREE family craft project that is designed to create a simple way to remind kids when parents and siblings are busy or on important business or school meetings, calls, or Zoom meetings.

Your kids will have fun making it (it’s a great homeschool activity),  and you’ll have fewer interruptions during the day.

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Busy-O-Meter!!

This is a family craft project that will help your kids visually SEE when it’s OK to interrupt you during the work day.

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