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Five Great Fall Family Adventures on the Russian River

The Russian River is such a great summertime destination but friends often ask us—is it worth visiting during Fall and Winter? Doesn’t it flood every winter? 1,273 more words


5 Books!

Introducing a new feature–5 Books!   Five books on a featured topic, with a short synopsis and link to the book in the catalog.  5 Books–One Old, One New, One Popular with Kids, One Well-Reviewed, and One Favorite. 1,752 more words


Our Day at Clumber Park

We recently became members of the National Trust; Annabel and Matilda love being outside and exploring so it made total sense to sign up. In just over a month they’ve already been to Belton House in Grantham three times so its already more than worth the cost. 381 more words

Clumber Park

Ben and Jerry's Factory Tour For Kids 

“Ice-cream is the favorite currency of love. ” – Puck

Taking a break from a beautiful weather and fall foliage paradise, off we hopped into… 544 more words

Family Travel

A Grain Bin the Whole Family Can Stay In

Sutherland, IA: O’Brien County

We have written many posts about our latest trip to O’Brien County and if you have been reading them you can see why we have fallen in love with this area. 330 more words



The swan song sounded by the wilderness grows fainter, ever more constricted, until only sharp ears can catch it at all. So says Edward Hoagland in an essay called “Hailing the elusive mountain lion” 512 more words