Travel Journal: Hot Springs National Park

I don’t know what I was expecting from Hot Spring National Park, but it wasn’t what I laid eyes on when we first arrived.

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The Gulf Coast Road Trip Part 3: Pensacola, Florida

The Pensacola area has so much for anyone in the family. Beaches, wildlife, water sports, historic sites, and modern military muscle…especially for the veteran, it’s a must-visit, and the perfect culmination to our Gulf Coast adventure.

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The Gulf Coast Road Trip Part 2: The Mississippi Coast

From New Orleans, we started to make our way east, first for two nights at Buccaneer State Park in Waveland, Mississippi, near Bay St. Louis.

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Wander Bus and Her Family Ride Again (Well, Soon We’ll Ride Again)

It’s been a long time since I last sat down to chat about our family. Life, often, gets incredibly busy and overwhelming around here, and Jason and I have to hunker down and get the work finished before we can see through the trees again.

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Accidental Unschooling
We’ve been in Wander Bus for 5 weeks and in that time I gave us permission to take a break from homeschooling and just be. It’s been a wild adjustment, especially those early days (something I chronicled in my last post, Urban Life to Skoolie Life), but what I... Read more
From Urban Life to Skoolie Life
Our first bedtime in Bussie that felt familiar and encorporates parts of our routine. We’ve been away from the blog for awhile. Almost 2 months, actually. I’ve tried a few times to sit down and update but its felt incredibly overwhelming to describe chaos as you are living in the... Read more
Dear Garage Sale Buyers…

Last weekend we held a Garage Sale as part of our downsizing and preparation for full-time RV living, and let me tell you, I may never organize another Garage Sale again.

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Where’s the Nearest Hospital?
Children’s Mercy Hospital ER Entrance. Photo by Our Wandering Family  Life on the road has a lot of perks, but today, as I was taking my youngest to a local children’s hospital here in Kansas City, MO, I realized healthcare is a vital reality for us as we travel... Read more