I was invited to Disney Social Media Moms Conference in Orlando, Florida and that was one I couldn't miss going to! Last week I headed to Disney World for it, along with the family. It also meant I might have the chance to see the Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival held yearly. Which for… Continue reading Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival & Disney Social Media Moms Conference
Every time I open up one of my backwoods, rural living, and/or gardening magazines, there is often some hobby farm being talked about. The "farms" always have eye rolling names like "Ever~Free" or "Petunia Hills". Or something that makes me want to blech a bit. No farm or garden is free in the literal sense.… Continue reading Building Never Free, Or Rather, A Garden
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