How to be on a Reality Show

Every wondered how you could be on a reality show?  Well, recently we were contacted by a casting producer to be on Bravos! upcoming TV Reality Show about parenting.  I was flattered. Below is part of the correspondence we received: I’m working with an award-winning production company and a top-rated national cable network to cast a new […]

Mount Rainier National Park – Paradise, Washington

Mount Rainier National Park – Drive to Paradise What does a mother do who is traveling with kids when her patience is running thin and her husband is out-of-town?  She packs up the kids, grabs her mother and drives to Paradise at Mount Rainier National Park! Mount Rainier National Park is shockingly beautiful!  The drive […]

Take Your Family On A Cheap Seattle Dinner Cruise For $31!

A cheap Seattle “dinner cruise” for a family of 5 for only $31!!!  If you are in the Seattle area or planning a vacation there you should seriously consider doing this!  We had the best time.  The food was fantastic, the views amazing, and the kids loved it. Traveling with kids can be expensive, that’s […]

Dramatic Turn

We didn’t fall off the face of the earth.  Though you wouldn’t know it from the blog, we are alive! I must have 40 blogs nearly finished and ready to post with photos which couldn’t possibly capture the beauty we experienced from months on the road. I can’t wait to share them with you. It […]

Review of Mount St Helens Washington

Review of Mount St Helens, Washington We were all excited to make the trip and also write a review of Mount St Helens for those who travel with kids.  Since we both grew up in the Pacific Northwest The Man and I were looking forward to taking the kids to see the “mountain that blew […]

Things To Do In Bozeman MT with Kids

A Few Fun Things to do in Bozeman MT with kids Kirk Park There’s lots of fun things to do in Bozeman with kids.  After enjoying frozen yogurt at U-Swirl in Bozeman we crossed the street to Kirk Park so we could let the kids run that sugar right out of them.  What a great […]

The Adventure Begins – Our First Stop

On Our Way to Bozeman, MT We had originally arranged to drop our belongings off in Denver at the storage unit we rented and stay the night at our friends’ home to get a good night sleep after the grueling move.  You never know what’s going to happen when you travel with kids. Those plans changed […]

Packin’ it up!

When you move you will find out how many wonderful people you have in your life.  We were so grateful for all our friends who showed us love and supported us in so many ways in the weeks leading up to our big move.  The Man and I felt all gushy inside by the turnout. […]

Things To Do In Branson MO With Kids

Branson City Guide I wouldn’t recommend taking a trip to travel with kids two weeks before moving but recommendations are overrated, except for ours of course!  Branson, MO is one of those coveted places for those of us who live, …err, used to live in the Midwest and there is a ton of great things […]

How A Krispy Kreme Donut Changed Our Lives – Why We Started Home Sweet Road

Family of 5 sells [Almost] Everything and Hits the Road The Man hit 40 this year.  He has always been a responsible guy who values taking good care of our family and working hard.  Sometimes too hard.  Yes, that’s possible.  Finding ourselves as new entrepreneurs with a tech business working 70 hours per week we […]

Yummy Elephant Ears Recipe

Elephant Ears Recipe One of my favorite parts of traveling is the food.  You get to experience the unique flavors of not only the culture but the food as well.  If you are expecting a post on fried cactus in Arizona or fish tacos in San Diego you’d be wrong.  I am devoting this entire post to the fried, sugary, delicious goodness known as the Elephant Ear. […]