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It’s almost travel season and our poor camper has been just hanging out in the side yard all winter. 🙁 One of the reasons we purchased our travel trailer is because we want take our dogs everywhere! The cost of boarding them every time we vacation is pricey for all three of them and we […]

camping, dogs, travel

March 14, 2018

RVing with dogs. What works for us.


The week prior to our Outer Banks vacation, Hatteras Island went completely dark due to an accidental power outage. We cherish our time on the island every year, so we were pretty upset along with thousands of others. I scrambled quickly to find a campground north of Hatteras and the pickings were pretty slim. Most […]

children, dogs, travel

August 18, 2017

Our almost non-existent Outer Banks vacation.

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Last summer, we planned a Disney World vacation to Fort Wilderness Resort. You have to book fairly far in advance there! Little did we know we’d have a larger RV to haul down to Florida. When we traded up our smaller trailer for more room, we decided we’d treat our sister, niece and nephew to […]

personal, travel

May 3, 2017

Our Disney Vacation 2017


Last spring we made our first RV purchase. It was a Keystone Springdale Mini and we thought it would meet our needs while we figured out if the whole “camping” gig was for us. I hadn’t camped in probably 15+ years and I wasn’t sure if I would truly enjoy it. But, we like to travel […]

personal, travel

April 17, 2017

Trailer life. Camp Matthews got an upgrade!

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We’re counting down to our next Disney World trip in just a matter of days! I’m fairly certain the number of trips under my belt is somewhere in the double digits by this point, but the fun never gets old! We’re staying for the first time in our new Keystone Passport travel trailer at Fort Wilderness. […]


April 10, 2017

Disney World travel tips from a shameless Mickey fanatic.