The Sweetest Place on Earth

Hersey, PennsylvaniaWe arrived at HerseyPark Camping Resort after our Route 11 day of adventures. Hersey was hit last week by extreme flooding, which forced park and campground closures. Parts of the campground were still closed, but our site wasn't impacted. We backed up to a cornfield and it was a beautiful view. The campground is… Continue reading The Sweetest Place on Earth

Airstream · Apex, NC · Cross Country Trips · Family Adventures · National Parks · Road Trips

Wrapping it Up

What We Learned We spent 5 weeks together, with 0 breaks, driving 6,500 miles across 20 different states, and visiting 6 National Parks.  We are not perfect.  We are a family!  Most importantly, we grew together, and love each other MORE!  It wasn't easy. It wasn't hard. It was amazing. It wasn't always fun. But, we lived it together. We laughed. We cried. We sang.… Continue reading Wrapping it Up

Airstream · Camping · Cross Country Trips · National Parks · Road Trips

Adventure Tips

Ocean Front Property in OK-lahoma It rained significantly last night and we awoke to a lake outside of our door. DOT informed us I-40 was closed due to floods and people are being rescued with the rising river. We found a route to take and were able to get around the road closures.  We thought… Continue reading Adventure Tips


Getting Our Kix on Route 66

  Navajo and Hopi Native Americans Along our journey from the North Rim of the GC to Albuquerque, we passed through several protected reservations, where the level of poverty was heart breaking. The views were gorgeous but it was clear that there were little resources, with many of the houses unfinished yet occupied, churches that… Continue reading Getting Our Kix on Route 66


Zion Mountains and the Grandest of Canyons

After a great visit at Bryce Canyon, we were up early to head towards Zion National Park. We heard traffic was bad, so we left as early as we could, balancing the kids need for sleep. The drive through Zion's entrance was beautiful, and looked like a postcard. The contrast between the bright blue sky… Continue reading Zion Mountains and the Grandest of Canyons


From Geysers to Buffalo

Yellowstone National Park Arriving through the east entrance, we passed through Yellowstone Lake, where pelicans live on the Islands. National Lampoon's Vacation We often felt like we were airstreaming with Chevy Chase, who was guiding us through the park, and quickly learned that Steven has the correct formula for irritating the kids. "Look, there is… Continue reading From Geysers to Buffalo