Do you like to travel, road trip, hike, backpack, or be-on-the-go? Craving an entire day’s of meals, that lean towards the Hippy Hut™? Take a look at this collection of recipes from my site, TrailCooking, and see if you have some inspiration! Breakfast: Creamsicle Protein Smoothie Chocolate Covered Cherry Granola Bars Lunch: Chickpea and Sweet Corn… Continue reading Fueled For A Day!
Kirk and I took the boys out to Kalaloch Lodge, which is in the Olympic National Park, on the coastal strip. It was my birthday weekend 🙂 While most people clamber for the cabins (which are nice!), I much prefer the Seacrest House, which is like an apartment/hotel. The 2 bedroom suites have so much… Continue reading Coastal Bliss for the Weekend
When I was young, my Grandmother had a house on a bluff above the Pacific Ocean, with a view that was amazing. There were no curtains (which trust me, I HATED as a kid!) and we'd fall asleep to the light from the Cape Meares lighthouse sweeping through the downstairs. My Mom loved going down… Continue reading Winter Storm Watching on the Pacific Ocean
Is there a mom who doesn't feel guilty over taking personal time? I hate feeling guilty over taking hikes without my kids - and especially because Kirk watches them while I go out. But I also know I need that time. I am with them 24 hours a day otherwise. But more, for the first… Continue reading Sometimes I Need Me Time