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Off the Beaten Path: Lake Superior

Off the Beaten Path: Lake Superior

Hands down. Lake Superior is our favorite lake (that we have ever been to). When you grow up in Minnesota, the land of 10,000 lakes, as I did…there are a few to choose from, so this wasn’t an easy selection. Recently, I saw a post […]

Tips for Spending 36 Hours in Juneau

Tips for Spending 36 Hours in Juneau

What do you do when you are hungry for adventure and realize you could sneak in a quick trip somewhere epic that your kids haven’t been before? You pack up your bags and head to Alaska! Juneau was gorgeous + funky and just the right […]

Travel with Kids on Oahu

Travel with Kids on Oahu

Oahu is like one giant playground for kidsĀ (and let’s be honest, adults, too). Between the beaches, the waterfalls, the rainforests, the delicious eats…it can surpass all expectations — if you do it right. Just a little bit about Oahu Oahu is the third largest of […]

Oahu Bound

Oahu Bound

Hawaii is a relatively easy adventure from the Pacific Northwest, so I am not sure why we don’t go there more often.